North Korea is known to have the world’s largest artillery force.
South Korea’s capital city is only 35 miles from the border.
Although the range of Kim Jong-il’s arsenal is fodder for debate, it’s certain the rogue dictator could hit Seoul with many shells in a matter of hours. He did take a few potshots last January. This threat is a key reason North Korea can bully its neighbour and stand up to US intervention.
Our Map Of The Day shows artillery range projections by an amateur researcher at MilitaryPhotos.net.
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