Niko Milonopoulos

Articles by Niko Milonopoulos

6 January 2012

North Korea from 30,000 feet

Niko MilonopoulosSiegfried S. HeckerRobert Carlin

The first publicly available overhead imagery that suggested North Korea was constructing a new nuclear reactor at its Yongbyon complex appeared on November 4, 2010. Charles L. Pritchard, a former special envoy for negotiations with North Korea and the president of the Korea Economic Institute, along with a delegation from the institute provided the first confirmation of this construction after a visit to Yongbyon that week.