North Korea is drawing first blood albeit calls by its allies to put its act together or face unprecedented military assault from allied South Korea and US forces.
Japan could also provide logistical and tactical defense support if the war is stoked and goes to full scale. However North Korea can engage the US in a ground warfare. North Korea has an arsenal of tanks and artillerly some of which are home made.
The communist republic of North Korea also has an array of home-made long-range missiles which pose a significant tactical threat to US forces. North Korea has one of the best air-force radar system capable of detecting enemy combat planes as far as 200km away.
North Koreas Military Capability Against the US
The following military data on North Korea is confidential and highly vital to US and South Korea Strategy on the North.
North Korea has annual production capacity for
– 200,000 AK automatic guns
– 3,000 heavy guns
– 200 battle tanks, 400 armored cars and amphibious crafts. – North Korea makes its own submarines
– It manufactures its own landing drafts, high-speed missile-boats, and warships.
The country also has;
– 17 plants for guns and artillery
– 35 plants for ammunition