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Sukjoon Yoon

Captain (ROK Navy Ret.) Sukjoon Yoon is a Senior Research Fellow at the Korea Institute for Maritime Strategy, and Director of the International Maritime Security Studies Program.

Articles by Sukjoon Yoon (1)

  • What THAAD deployment in South Korea means for China

    Last week South Korea and the US confirmed their decision to deploy the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system on South Korean soil. This deployment is a joint response to North Korea’s continual testing of new medium- and long-range ballistic missiles and to its belligerent rhetoric, including the declared intention to attack US military bases in the Pacific and the continental US.