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Provides analysis on emerging technologies that are expected to reshape situational awareness across the spectrum of conflict, and examines the implications of these technologies for nuclear strategic stability.
April 23, 2021
| Adam Saxton, Mark F. Cancian In Defense 360New Department of Defense (DoD) cases of Covid-19 decreased over the past week, with the 7-day average decreasing by 4 percent to 709 new cases as of April 23. This marks a return to declining incidence in DoD new cases after they increased last week.
April 21, 2021 In Asia Maritime Transparency InitiativeAMTI has identified 14 Chinese maritime militia vessels in photos and video taken by Philippine patrols at Whitsun Reef in the South China Sea. AIS data and satellite imagery confirm their names, homeports, and the sustained presence of Chinese fishing fleets at Union Banks
April 20, 2021
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha In Beyond ParallelSatellite imagery on April 19 shows that North Korea has positioned a cylindrical object on the submersible missile test barge at Nampo. This object could be a launch tube for an SLBM, but this cannot be confirmed yet based on available imagery.
April 19, 2021 In Defense 360New Department of Defense (DoD) cases of Covid-19 increased over the past week, with the seven-day average increasing by 23 percent to 740 new cases as of April 16. This marks a return to increased incidence in DoD new cases after they declined last week, which parallels...
April 15, 2021
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha In Beyond ParallelRecently acquired LANDSAT 7 and 8 thermal infrared imagery of the Yongbyon Nuclear Research Center provide strong indications that during March and April 2021, activity involving the heating of buildings and operations of facility support systems had resumed at several...
April 14, 2021
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha In Beyond ParallelThe recent repositioning of the submersible missile test stand barge and floating dry-dock were not isolated events, but components of a series of small naval movements at the shipyard during the past four weeks.
April 12, 2021 In Defense 360New Department of Defense (DoD) cases of Covid-19 decreased over the past week, with the 7-day average decreasing by 9 percent to 601 new cases as of April 9. This marks a return to declining incidence in DoD new cases after they have increased for the past two weeks.
April 8, 2021
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha In Beyond ParallelSatellite imagery of the Sinpo South Shipyard and its environs acquired on April 6 and 7, 2021 shows not only the recent movement of the submersible missile test stand barge, but also provides a general status update of the facility.
April 6, 2021 In Beyond ParallelA Maxar Technologies satellite image collected at 11:09 AM KST today shows that North Korea is moving its submersible missile test barge located at the Sinpo South Shipyard.
April 5, 2021 In Defense 360New Department of Defense cases of Covid-19 increased slightly over the past week, with the seven-day average increasing by 1.4 percent to 658 new cases as of April 2. DoD new cases have increased over the past two weeks, which remains largely consistent with similar trends in...