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In Vietnam, US must not offer premature concessions to North Korea | TheHill  The Hill

Kim may still be interested more in deceptive and duplicitous diplomacy than in good-faith negotiations.

The Hill
Crystal Meth Is North Korea’s Trendiest Lunar New Year’s Gift  The New York Times

HONG KONG — Like many across East Asia, North Koreans have been exchanging presents this month to celebrate the Lunar New Year. But rather than tea, ...

The New York Times
North Korean athlete drug testing program ruled sub-standard  ESPN

The World Anti-Doping Agency said it ruled North Korea's testing program noncompliant for failing to meet international standards.

ESPN
Singapore-based billionaire Jim Rogers says he's not visiting North Korea next month as claimed by report  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - American investor Jim Rogers has refuted a South Korean newspaper report that he plans to visit North Korea next month at the invitation of its ...

The Straits Times
US commander says North Korea unlikely to give up all nuclear weapons  Channel NewsAsia

Weeks before a second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the top U.S. military commander for Asia on ...

Channel NewsAsia
Confusion over North Korea’s definition of denuclearization clouds talks  The Washington Post

SEOUL — It is one of the central questions in the negotiations over North Korea's nuclear program: What does Kim Jong Un want in return for giving up his ...

The Washington Post
Inside North Korea's Meth Epidemic  TheFix.com

Ice has become a best-selling holiday gift item. Drug dealers don't have enough supply for their buyers,” said one North Korean source.

TheFix.com
Forbidden love in North Korea finds a way in Vietnam  The Globe and Mail

A young couple with matching expressions stare nervously into the camera with deep brown eyes. He, a Vietnamese student, has just met the love of his life.

The Globe and Mail
North Korea pushing flag at center of new loyalty campaign  Fox News

North Korea is stepping up a new loyalty campaign as leader Kim Jong Un prepares for his second summit with President Donald Trump.

Fox News
Analysis | Where the U.S.-North Korea Nuclear Talks Stand  Washington Post

The bellicose rhetoric between the U.S. and North Korea has certainly cooled, with no more threats of nuclear annihilation or personal insults. But months after ...

Washington Post
For Surrey’s Koreans, simmering tensions reflect the north-south divide at home  The Guardian

New Malden's South Koreans are now being joined by increasing numbers from the north, but a shared language is no guarantee of harmony.

The Guardian
North Korea's Kim Yong-chol meets Mike Pompeo in Washington  BBC News

One of North Korea's top negotiators is in Washington to meet US officials ahead of a possible second summit between the two countries' leaders.

BBC News
France secures two new North Korean humanitarian exemptions at UNSC  NK News

France has secured two humanitarian exemptions for the delivery of goods to North Korea on behalf of two NGOs currently engaged in in-country operations, ...

NK News
North Korean base serves as missile headquarters: Think tank  Economic Times

WASHINGTON: One of 20 undeclared ballistic missile operating bases in North Korea serves as a missile headquarters, according to a report by the Center for ...

Economic Times
Missile Defense Review: North Korea remains 'extraordinary threat' to US  USA TODAY

SEOUL – A Pentagon report released Thursday described North Korea's missile and nuclear program as an “extraordinary threat” to the United States, warning ...

USA TODAY
Potatoes on the menu at North Korean cooking contest  Borneo Bulletin Online

PYONGYANG (AFP) – Lined up in cavernous rooms at a state restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korean chefs carefully assemble their dishes, watched by crowds ...

Borneo Bulletin Online
Analysis | Why U.S.-North Korea Nuclear Talks Are Stalled  Washington Post

The bellicose rhetoric between the U.S. and North Korea has certainly cooled, with no more threats of nuclear annihilation or personal insults. But months after ...

Washington Post
The North Korean women who had to escape twice  BBC News

Trafficked into the sex industry after defecting from North Korea, two young women spent years in captivity before finally getting the chance to escape. From the ...

BBC News
Japan: Shinzo Abe vows to restore relations with North Korea  Al Jazeera English

Conciliatory message contrasts sharply from a year ago when Abe set out a hardline approach towards Pyongyang.

Al Jazeera English
Red Velvet's Irene Responds To Rumors About Why She Was Standing Next To North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un In Photo  soompi

Red Velvet's Irene clarified the story behind a group photo taken with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. On the February 14 episode of SBS's “We Will Channel ...

soompi
UN approves exemption on sanctions for humanitarian aid to North Korea  The Hankyoreh

Exemption granted to six aid groups, including UNICEF and Eugene Bell Foundation.

The Hankyoreh
Meet North Korea's Dangerous Type 88 Assault Rifle (AK-47 on Steroids?)  The National Interest Online

One of the largest armies in the world has adopted one of the most unusual variants of the AK-series of assault rifles.

The National Interest Online
A California woman says her family experienced 'sheer terror' after their Nest security camera was hacked, warning them of a North Korean missile attack  Business Insider

A Northern California family was sent into panic after their Nest camera blared a warning that North Korean missiles were headed to three US cities.

Business Insider
North Korea rejects denuclearization unless U.S. ‘nuclear threat’ is eliminated  The Washington Post

SEOUL — North Korea will not give up its nuclear arms unless the “U.S. nuclear threat to Korea” is eliminated, North Korean state media said Thursday.

The Washington Post
As clock ticks, South Korea looks for a leap of faith from Washington over North Korea  The Washington Post

South Korea has led the way on outreach to Kim Jong Un's regime. But conflicting demands between Washington and Pyongyang raise questions about how far ...

The Washington Post
South Korea sends a train into North for the first time in a decade  The Washington Post

TOKYO — A South Korean train rolled across the heavily militarized frontier into North Korea for the first time in a decade on Friday, as Seoul pushed ahead with ...

The Washington Post
South Korean peace efforts look 'out of sync' with elimination of North Korean nukes  CNBC

As the two Koreas make steady progress toward reconciliation, fears are mounting that peace efforts may overshadow the denuclearization of North Korea.

CNBC
Can South Korea's President Moon Make Peace With North Korea?  Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

South Koreans see Moon as a progressive and pragmatic politician. However, they are unconvinced of his ability to handle economic policy. Moon is more ...

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
North and South Korea Open Full-Time Liaison Office at Border  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — North and South Korea on Friday opened their first joint liaison office, a facility that will be staffed by personnel from both countries, ...

The New York Times
Hard-Line U.S. Tactics Will ‘Block’ Path to Denuclearization, North Korea Warns  The New York Times

North Korea said that if Washington continued to escalate its sanctions and rights campaign, it could shatter any chance of denuclearizing the country.

The New York Times
North Korea warns US to stop 'meddling' in its affairs with South Korea  USA TODAY

SEOUL — North Korea sent a warning to the U.S. on Thursday to avoid “meddling” in its affairs with South Korea and criticized Washington's “unreasonable ...

USA TODAY
North, South Korea agree to reconnect roads, rail amid US concern over easing sanctions  CNBC

North and South Korea agreed on Monday to begin reconnecting rail and road links, another step in an improving relationship that has raised U.S. concern ...

CNBC
North Korea is still making nukes, and the Trump admin is taking a harder line  NBCNews.com

In public, Trump praises Kim Jong Un. But his administration is taking a tougher stance toward North Korea as proof mounts it's still making nuclear weapons.

NBCNews.com
North Korea Says It Has Tested ‘Ultramodern Tactical Weapon’  The New York Times

North Korea did not identify what weapon was tested, but the development could complicate already stalled talks between the United States and North Korea.

The New York Times
North Korea is still working on its ballistic missile program, say U.S. officials  NBCNews.com

WASHINGTON — North Korea is continuing work on its ballistic missile program, U.S. officials briefed on recent intelligence tell NBC News, confirming the gist of ...

NBCNews.com
North and South Korea commit to 'era of no war'  CNN

Seoul, South Korea (CNN) North Korea said it would close a key missile test facility in the presence of "international experts" and potentially destroy its primary ...

CNN
Peace pups: North Korea gives two dogs to South Korea  CNN

US President Donald Trump claims he and Kim Jong Un are "in love" but he's not the one getting gifts from the North Korean leader.​

CNN
North Korea Agrees to Allow Inspectors Into Nuclear Testing Site, Pompeo Says  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that in his meeting with Kim Jong-un on Sunday, the leader of North Korea had agreed to allow ...

The New York Times
U.S.-North Korea Summit Looks Imminent, South Korean Leader Says  The New York Times

President Moon Jae-in of South Korea said Kim Jong-un's visit to China this week indicated that the North Korean leader would soon have a second meeting ...

The New York Times
In South Korea, resentment of refugees from the North  South China Morning Post

A lack of interaction between South Koreans and defectors from the North is creating a simmering resentment.

South China Morning Post
'US nuclear threat' in region must go too, says North Korea  The Straits Times

SEOUL• • North Korea's commitment to the "denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula" also includes "completely eliminating the US nuclear threat to Korea", ...

The Straits Times
Give Peace With North Korea a Chance, but Remember Plan B  Foreign Policy

The Korean Peninsula is no longer on the brink of war, which seemed like a real possibility in 2017, and the memory of U.S. President Donald Trump's “fire and ...

Foreign Policy
South Korea reveals plan to break stalemate in U.S.-North Korea talks  The Washington Post

South Korea is proposing that the United States hold off on a demand for an inventory of North Korea's nuclear weapons and accept the verified closure of a key ...

The Washington Post
North Korea: what latest defection tells us about hopes for peace on peninsula  The Conversation - UK

Any meaningful way forward must be based on imagination and mutual understanding.

The Conversation - UK
North Korea and the Prestige Dilemma  The Diplomat

The North Korea nuclear issue is an extremely complex problem, to say the least. But it essentially boils down to this: The Kim regime wants security, prosperity, ...

The Diplomat
North Korea threatens to resume nuclear development if U.S. doesn't lift sanctions  NBC News

North Korea has warned it could revive a state policy aimed at strengthening its nuclear arsenal if the United States does not lift economic sanctions against the ...

NBC News
North Korea issues nuclear threat ahead of high-level talks with US  CNN

As the United States and North Korea prepare for another round of high-level talks this week, Pyongyang's increasingly heated rhetoric has analysts worried that ...

CNN
North Korea Escalates Pressure on U.S. Ahead of Pompeo Visit  The New York Times

North Korea says it will escalate its demands in its negotiations with the U.S. if Washington insists on too much in return.

The New York Times
North Korea 'really angry' at US as tensions rise  CNN

North Korea is getting increasingly angry at the US, as talks are deadlocked and tensions between the two countries are on the rise, a source familiar with the ...

CNN
South Korea's Moon: Further progress with North Korea will depend on the US  CNN

The North Korea ball is thoroughly back in Washington's court.

CNN
North Korea blows up 10 guard posts to ease tensions with South  USA TODAY

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea on Tuesday blew up some of its front-line guard posts as part of an agreement to ease tensions along its heavily fortified ...

USA TODAY
The Beginning of the End of the Korean War  The Atlantic

Reconciliation is happening faster than denuclearization. The United States might not be willing to accept that.

The Atlantic
North Korea Presses Demand for End of War Amid Talk of Pompeo Visit  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea pressed its demand on Friday that the United States agree to declare an end to the 1950-53 Korean War, as South Korea's ...

The New York Times
North and South Korea hold ceremony to link railways, but sanctions block way  The Washington Post

SEOUL — North and South Korea held a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday for an ambitious project to link their railway and road networks, but until ...

The Washington Post
North Korea's Kim says a 'new path' is inevitable if the US demands unilateral action  CNBC

In his New Year address, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said there would be faster progress on denuclearization if the United States takes corresponding ...

CNBC
South Korea’s Leader Vouches for Kim’s Sincerity, as Critics See Deception  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — President Moon Jae-in of South Korea takes every opportunity to describe Kim Jong-un, North Korea's leader, as a “young and candid” ...

The New York Times
South Korea’s Leader Opens a Door to the North  The New York Times

Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang was a promising step. But the North Korean nuclear threat remains.

The New York Times
Could political agreement between North and South Korea actually defuse tensions?  DefenseNews.com

The agreements struck by leaders of North and South Korea at this week's summit are important steps, which have the potential for significantly reducing ...

DefenseNews.com
North Korea Offers South a Year-End Message of Peace  The Wall Street Journal

Seoul says Kim Jong Un, in a letter to President Moon Jae-in, showed a “strong will” to pursue a visit to the South Korean capital, after a planned trip in 2018 ...

The Wall Street Journal
Japan’s Abe finds himself on sidelines amid outreach with North Korea  The Washington Post

TOKYO — As North Korean leader Kim Jong Un works the diplomatic channels from Seoul to Washington, one Asian leader finds himself out in the cold.

The Washington Post
Talk of peace with North Korea has the South wondering: Will this time be different?  The Washington Post

SEOUL — After 65 years in a technical state of war that has periodically descended into real conflict, Koreans on both sides of the divide woke up Saturday to a ...

The Washington Post
South Korea's talks with North are going well, unlike Trump's  NBCNews.com

North Korea and South Korea are continuing peace negotiations, even though talks between Washington and Pyongyang have all but ground to a halt.

NBCNews.com
South and North Korea want a peace treaty. What happens if the US doesn't?  CNN

South Korean President Moon Jae-in wants more than just peace with North Korea, he envisions an economic and diplomatic push that will transform northeast ...

CNN
North Korea likely hopes to increase leverage with latest weapons test  Stars and Stripes

In this undated photo released Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, listens to a military official as ...

Stars and Stripes
S. Korean lawmaker: Spy agency says N. Korean diplomat is in hiding  USA TODAY

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea's acting ambassador to Italy, Jo Song Gil, went into hiding with his wife in November, South Korea's spy agency told ...

USA TODAY
Top secret report: North Korea keeps busting sanctions, evading U.S.-led sea patrols  NBCNews.com

WASHINGTON — A top secret U.S. military assessment found that North Korea is still evading U.N. sanctions by transferring oil at sea, and that a coalition of ...

NBCNews.com
Kim Jong-un Will Visit South Korea, Leaders Announce  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, will visit South Korea “in the near future,” he said on Wednesday after meeting with the South's ...

The New York Times
Top US commander in Korea: Material needed for North Korea to make nuclear bombs is still intact  CNBC

The top U.S. military commander on the Korean peninsula said Saturday that the material needed for North Korea to make nuclear bombs is still intact, even after ...

CNBC
South Korean president calls for single economic community with North to bring peace, prosperity  USA TODAY

SEOUL – South Korean President Moon Jae-in called for a single economic community between North and South Korea on Wednesday, saying that closer ...

USA TODAY
North Koreans Are No-Shows at Meeting to Discuss U.S. Soldiers’ Remains  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean officials did not show up on Thursday for a meeting with Americans at the inter-Korean border to discuss the return of ...

The New York Times
North and South Korea agree to destroy 22 front-line guard posts by November  USA TODAY

SEOUL, South Korea – The North and South Korean militaries agreed Friday to completely destroy 22 front-line guard posts by the end of November as they ...

USA TODAY
North Korea improving missile program despite Trump strategy  Vox

CNN reports that North Korea is improving and expanding a missile base despite sputtering talks with Trump and Pompeo.

Vox
South Korea says no change on North Korean sanctions  Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea never considered lifting sanctions against North Korea imposed over the 2010 sinking of a South Korean warship, the country's ...

Reuters
North Korea's state newspaper accuses U.S. of plotting invasion  NBCNews.com

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea's state-controlled newspaper accused the United States on Sunday of planning an invasion while at the same time ...

NBCNews.com
North Korea Criticizes ‘Gangster-Like’ U.S. Attitude After Talks With Mike Pompeo  The New York Times

North Korea's Foreign Ministry accused the Trump administration of pushing a “gangster-like demand for denuclearization.” But Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ...

The New York Times
North Korea's Less-Known Military Threat: Biological Weapons  The New York Times

Military analysts are increasingly concerned about the nation's “advanced, underestimated and highly lethal” bioweapons program.

The New York Times
Kim Jong-un Invites Pope Francis to North Korea  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, which has been condemned as one of the worst suppressors of religious freedom in the world, ...

The New York Times
French civil servant 'arrested on suspicion of spying for North Korea'  The Guardian

Intelligence agencies have arrested a senior French civil servant on suspicion of passing confidential information to North Korea, a judicial source has said.

The Guardian
Kim Jong Un Says He's Building North Korea's Economy; It's Hard To Assess Progress  NPR

In the wake of summits with the leaders of the U.S. and South Korea, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has directed his country to focus on growing their ...

NPR
Who Wants to Do Business in North Korea?  The New York Times

HONG KONG — North Korea is one of the world's most isolated countries. It is ruled by an unpredictable dictator with his finger on the nuclear button. So, who's ...

The New York Times
North and South Korea soldiers cross DMZ in peace  BBC News

North and South Korean soldiers have made several friendly crossings into each other's territory for the first time since the countries were divided. The men were ...

BBC News
North Korean defectors voice concern for Pyongyang's missing Italy envoy  CNN

A group of prominent North Korean defectors called on the Italian and South Korean governments to provide protection for Pyongyang's former envoy to Italy ...

CNN
U.S. Isn’t Holding Up Its End of Nuclear Deal, North Korean Envoy Charges  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea's top diplomat accused the United States of failing to live up to President Trump's agreement with its leader, Kim Jong-un, ...

The New York Times
KOREA North Korea sends Christmas wishes to the South  AsiaNews

The North Korean Council of Religionists, which includes all officially recognised religions, sent a video with a message of peace and prosperity to its South ...

AsiaNews
South Korea blows up its own guard posts as part of deal with North Korea  Military Times

CHEORWON, South Korea — South Korea exploded one of its own front-line guard posts Thursday, sending plumes of thick, black smoke into the sky above the ...

Military Times
North Korea Has Promised to Denuclearize Lots of Times Already  WIRED

Donald Trump got out of Kim Jong Un a promise that North Korea has already made—and broken—multiple times.

WIRED
U.S.-North Korea Stalemate Threatens Nuclear Disarmament Deal  The Wall Street Journal

Nearly three months after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shook hands with President Trump and agreed to pursue denuclearization and a reset in relations, ...

The Wall Street Journal
North and South Korea Get U.N.’s Go-Ahead to Study Joint Rail Project  The New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — The United Nations Security Council has approved a plan by North and South Korea to conduct a joint field study on connecting their ...

The New York Times
North Korea ordered to pay over $500 million to Otto Warmbier's parents  NBC News

The parents of American college student Otto Warmbier are entitled to more than $500 million in damages from the government of North Korea, a judge ruled on ...

NBC News
South Korea longs for a train to Europe — but U.S. sanctions on North Korea block the way  The Washington Post

GOSEONG, South Korea — Every week for the past 12 years, a small team has headed past military checkpoints and barbed wire fences to the farthest ...

The Washington Post
North Korea's Kim has 'unwavering trust' in Trump, South Korea says  CNN

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has "unwavering trust for President Trump" and wants to achieve the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula before the US ...

CNN
Why the U.S.-North Korea Nuclear Talks Have Stalled  Bloomberg

Just a few months after Donald Trump's historic handshake with Kim Jong Un in June, nuclear talks between the U.S. and North Korea are going nowhere.

Bloomberg
Troops cross North-South Korea Demilitarized Zone in peace for 1st time ever  CBS News

INSIDE THE DEMILITARIZED ZONE -- Dozens of North and South Korean soldiers crossed over the world's most heavily armed border Wednesday as they ...

CBS News
Rebuilding North Korea could cost $63 billion and South Korea is set to benefit  CNBC

That rebuilding North Korea's economy could cost billions of dollars won't come as much of a surprise to observers of the reclusive state, but just how much ...

CNBC
Train project linking North and South Korea stopped in its tracks by US  The Guardian

The US military has refused to allow a field study to test the feasibility of a rail project meant to link North and South Korea.

The Guardian
North Korea Hands Over Possible Remains Of U.S. Servicemen Killed In Korean War  NPR

What are believed to be the remains of some 55 U.S. servicemen killed in the Korean War have arrived in South Korea aboard a U.S. Air Force transport plane ...

NPR
Is North Korea secretly continuing its nuclear programme?  BBC News

Reports that North Korea is continuing its weapons programme, despite pledges to denuclearise, have cast doubt on its sincerity in peace talks. The recent ...

BBC News
Korean reunions: Families divided by war meet in North  BBC News

Dozens of families from North and South Korea have held emotional reunions as relatives met for the first time in at least 65 years. A group of mostly elderly ...

BBC News
 

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North Korea, officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK or DPR Korea) (Korean: 조선민주주의인민공화국, Chosŏn Minjujuŭi Inmin Konghwaguk), is a country in East Asia constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula, with Pyongyang the capital and the largest city in the country. The name Korea is derived from Goguryeo which was one of the great powers in East ...
North Korea was formed after Japan relinquished its 35-year occupation of the Korean Peninsula at the end of World War II. The East Asian nation established its independence in 1948, splitting ...
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is a genuine workers' state in which all the people are completely liberated from exploitation and oppression.
Satellite image shows North and South Korea (upper left) as well as the Japanese island of Shikoku, nestled between Kyushu to the southwest and Honshu to the north.
Korea is a region in East Asia.Since 1948, it has been divided between two distinct sovereign states: North Korea and South Korea.Korea consists of the Korean Peninsula, Jeju Island, and several minor islands near the peninsula.Korea is bordered by China to the northwest, Russia to the northeast, and neighbours Japan to the east by the Korea Strait and the Sea of Japan (East Sea).
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Brian Todd on The Situation Room covers the disappearance of North Korea’s envoy to Italy. Jo Song Gil, Pyongyang’s chargé d’affaires in Rome, disappeared along with his wife in early November.