Korea has begun dismantling its Sohae satellite launching station, Pyongyang’s
main missile centre since 2012. The announcement was made by international
analysts following their examination of the structure’s satellite photographs.
Despite the United States’ suspicions and accusations, North Korea has always
maintained that Sohae was only a satellite launching station. Joseph S.
Bermudez, Jr., one of the analysts who announced the event, described the
dismantling as “an important first step”, explaining that the base had an
important role in the development of the intercontinental ballistic missile
believe that the dismantling of the test site actually began in the last two
weeks. This move represents, “a significant confidence-building measure on