Janne Pak 2024.04.16
(4-16-2024)   by: Janne Pak(White House & State Department & Pentagon & Congress Correspondent) @Q&A with a State Department Spokesperson Matthew Miller and Janne Pak at the State Department Press Briefing on April 16, 2024. On the 13th, Iran carried out an airstrike against Israel using at least 120 ballistic missiles, at least 30 cruise missiles, and about 170 drones. U.S. experts believe that it is highly likely that the Iranian-made ballistic missile used in the attack on Israel contained North Korea's original technology. 지난 13일 이란은 최소 120발의 탄도미사일과 순항 미사일 최소 30발, 드론 170여 대를 이용해 이스라엘에 대한 공습을 감행했다. 미국의 전문가들은 이스라엘 공격에 사용된 이란제 탄도미사일에 북한의 원천 기술이 포함됐을 가능성이 매우 높다고 분석하고 있다. It was also reported that the IAEA Director-General said Israel may attack Iranian nuclear facilities in the future. Neither Israel nor Iran has ruled out the possibility of using nuclear weapons in the event of an emergency in the future. IAEA사무총장은 이스라엘이 앞으로 이란 핵 시설을 공격할수도 있다고도 보도됐다. 이스라엘과 이란 두나라중 누구든 앞으로 유사시 핵을 사용할 가능성을 배제하지 않고 있다. Van Van Diepen, a missile expert and former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Non-Proliferation, also said, “Based...
Janne Pak 2024.04.16
Janne Pak 2024.04.16
(4-15-2024)   by: Janne Pak(White House & State Department & Pentagon & Congress Correspondent) @Q&A with a State Department Spokesperson Matthew Miller and Janne Pak at the State Department Press Briefing on April 15, 2024. On the 13th, Iran launched about 300 drones, cruise missiles, and ballistic missiles targeting mainland Israel. Iran's retaliation against Israel was carried out on a large-scale airstrike 12 days after the bombing of the Iranian consulate in Damascus, the capital of Syria, on the 1st, killing seven soldiers, including the commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard. 이란이 지난 13일 이스라엘 본토를 겨냥해 무인기와 순항미사일, 탄도미사일 등 300여기를 발사했다. 이란의 이스라엘에 대한 보복사건은 지난 1일 시리아 수도 다마스쿠스 주재 이란 영사관 폭격으로 이란 혁명수비대 사령관을 포함한 군인 7명이 사망한지 12일 만에 대규모 공습을 감행했다. Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian claimed to ambassadors from various countries in Tehran on the 12th, “We have notified the United States and neighboring countries that we will carry out an operation 72 hours before the airstrike.” 호세인 아미르압돌라히안 이란 외무장관은 12일 테헤란 주재 각국 대사들에게 “미국과 주변국에 공습 72시간 전 작전을 할 것임을 통보했다”고 주장했다. Regarding Iran's airstrikes against Israel, the U.S. State Department said, "We will continue to emphasize the...
Janne Pak 2024.04.16
Janne Pak 2024.04.11
Janne Pak 2024.04.11
(4-9-2024)   by: Janne Pak(White House & State Department & Pentagon & Congress Correspondent) @Q&A with a White House National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and Janne Pak at the White House Press Briefing on April 9, 2024. The White House announced that at the U.S.-Japan summit on the 9th, the two leaders will announce the results of an agreement through discussions on various agendas and issues, including the defense and technology fields, space, economy, and climate change. White House national security advisor Jake Sullivan said in a pre-U.S.-Japan summit briefing, “They will announce measures to enhance our defense and security cooperation to enable greater coordination and integration of our forces and ensure that they're optimally postured and linked to other like-minded partners.” he said. 미 백악관은 9일 미일 정상회담에서 두 정상이 국방 및 기술 분야를 포함해 우주, 경제, 기후 변화 등 다양한 의제와 현안에 대한 논의를 통해 합의 결과물을 발표할 것이라고 밝혔다. 설리번 백악관 안보보좌관은 미일 정상회담 사전 브리핑에서 “두 정상은 군대의 더 큰 조정과 통합 확대를 가능케하고 최적의 태세를 취하고 같은 생각을 가진 다른 파트너들과 연계되도록 보장하기 위해 양국간 국방 및 안보 협력 강화 조치를 발표할 것이다.”고 말했다. In a briefing with Whit House National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan regarding...
Janne Pak 2024.04.10
(4-9-2024)   by: Janne Pak(White House & State Department & Pentagon & Congress Correspondent) @The South Korean military's reconnaissance satellite No. 2 is being launched aboard the ‘Falcon 9’ at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA, on the 8th (Korean time). The South Korean Ministry of National Defense announced that the South Korean military's second independent reconnaissance satellite successfully landed in orbit on the 8th. Military reconnaissance satellite Unit 2 was launched at 8:17 a.m. (Korean time) from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA, on the 8th (Korean time). 한국 국방부는 한국군의 독자 정찰위성 2호기가 8일 성공적으로 궤도에 안착했다고 발표했다. 군사 정찰위성 2호기는 8일(한국시간) 미국 플로리다주 케네디 스페이스 센터에서 오전 8시 17분(한국시간) 발사됐다. The launch vehicle was mounted on SpaceX’s ‘Falcon 9’ rocket, like Unit 1, which was launched on December 2 last year. Unit 2, which entered orbit at approximately 9:02 a.m., announced that it had successfully established contact with an overseas ground station at approximately 10:57 a.m. 발사체는 지난해 12월 2일 발사된 1호기와 마찬가지로 스페이스X의 ‘팰컨9’ 로켓에 실렸다. 오전 9시2분쯤 궤도에 정상 진입한 2호기는 10시57분쯤 해외 지상국과 본 교신에 성공했다고 밝혔다. Unit 2 is equipped with ‘Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR)’, unlike Unit 1, which is equipped with...
Janne Pak 2024.04.09
(4-8-2024)   by: Janne Pak(White House & State Department & Pentagon & Congress Correspondent) @Q&A with a State Department Spokesperson Matthew Miller and Janne Pak at the State Department Press Briefing on April 8, 2024. Movements in arms trade between North Korea and Russia continue to be detected. On the 3rd, the South Korean government implemented independent sanctions, designating two Russian ships transporting North Korean military supplies and two Russian organizations and two individuals involved in sending North Korean overseas workers as targets of sanctions. 북한과 러시아가 무기거래를 하고 있는 움직임이 계속 포착되고 있다. 한국정부는 지난 3일 북한 군수물자를 운송하는 러시아 선박 2척과 북한 해외노동자 송출에 관여한 러시아 기관 2곳과 개인 2명을 제재 대상으로 지정 독자제재를 감행했다. On the 5th, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned South Korean Ambassador to Russia Lee Do-hoon and launched a counterattack by protesting against the South Korean government. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Andrei Luteko urged Ambassador Lee to abandon coercive measures that increase tensions on the Korean Peninsula, arguing that the South Korean government's sanctions against Russia are "unfriendly measures." 러시아 외무부는 5일 러시아주재 이도훈 한국대사를 초치해 한국 정부에 항의하며 맞불대응에 나섰다. 안드레이 루테코 러시아 외무차관은 이 대사에게 한국정부의 러시아에 대한 제재는 “비우호적 조치”라고...
Janne Pak 2024.04.08
(4-42024)   by: Janne Pak(White House & State Department & Pentagon & Congress Correspondent) @Q&A with a Pentagon Press Secretary General Ryder and Janne Pak at the Pentagon Press Briefing on April 4, 2024. North Korea claimed on the 3rd that it had successfully test-fired a new medium-range solid fuel hypersonic ballistic missile. In response, the Pentagon said, “We are aware of this and are consulting closely with our allies in the region.” 북한은 지난 3일 신형 중거리 고체연료 극초음속 탄도미사일의 시험발사에 성공했다고 주장했다. 이에 대해 펜타곤은 “우리는 이를 인지하고 있으며 역내 우리의 동맹들과 긴밀히 협의하고 있다”고 밝혔다. Pentagon emphasized that U.S. will continue to monitor North Korea, China, and Russia as they show signs of strengthening military cooperation. 펜타곤은 또한 북한과 중국, 러시아가 군사협력을 강화할 조짐을 보이고 있는데 대해 미국은 지속적으로 주시할 것이라고 강조했다. In response to my question, "What are your concerns about military cooperation between North Korea, China and Russia?" at a briefing today (4th), U.S. Department of Defense spokesperson General Ryder said, "Our focus in the region is to work with allies and partners to ensure security and stability in the region." “It is a guarantee,” he said. 미 국방부 대변인 라이더 장군은 오늘(4일) 브리핑에서 북중러의 군사협력에...
Janne Pak 2024.04.04