February 21, 2024

Two N.Korea-focused websites blocked by S.Korean government

Sites linking to North Korean content frequently blocked under Seoul's National Security Act

Two internationally based North Korea websites have been blocked by South Korea's Communications Standards Commission (KCSC), it was revealed on Friday.

North Korea Tech – a California-based blog which reports on developments related to DPRK information technology – and KCNA Watch 3.0 – a German-hosted North Korea media search, aggregation and data extraction tool – were both fully blocked in South Korea as of last Friday afternoon.