Georgia Plans New Reservist Force

Georgia still does not have an overarching comprehensive military strategy to replace the now “outdated” one adopted after the August 2008 Russian-Georgian War and that would define the role of the reservist force vis-a-vis the regular army. (The views expressed in this blog post do not necessarily reflect those of RFE/RL.) …

North Korea Displays New ICBM, Other Missiles

North Korea rolled out its military hardware Saturday at its annual Day of the Sun celebration commemorating the 105th birth anniversary of the country’s founder, Kim Il Sung, the grandfather of current leader, Kim Jong Un. Goose-stepping soldiers and marching bands filled the square Saturday where North Korea’s young leader reviewed tanks, multiple-launch rocket systems …