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Early strike on North Korea ‘will provoke a war, and it won’t be short’

In The News, 29 September 2017
North Korea, UK, Global Security Issues, Proliferation and Nuclear Policy
Malcolm Chalmers, deputy director-general of Rusi and author of the report, laid out a number of different ways in which a war could begin, including a pre-emptive strike by Pyongyang should it believe that Washington was planning a surprise attack, or a strike by Washington should Pyongyang test-fire missiles near Guam or California.

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Malcolm Chalmers
Deputy Director-General

Professor Malcolm Chalmers is Deputy Director-General of the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI). His research is focused on UK... read more