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Hong Kyung Eui was ousted from the group after urging reform and now says group is a shadow of its former self
Former soldiers say serving on DPRK’s doorstep can be exhausting, but also recall things they enjoyed about army life
New Malden provides a place where refugees can blend in. But they carry with them the memories of those left behind.
A US destroyer answered a distress call from the DPRK’s Dai Hong Dan off the Somali coast 15 years ago
Merrill Newman’s ill-fated trip to the DPRK would reveal the ways in which for Pyongyang, the conflict never ended
In exclusive letters from prison, man blackmailed by DPRK defends his actions as necessary to save family in country
The US thrice declared Harry Moore dead. 50 years later, it said he may have survived a crash in North Korea after all.
O Nam Chol was accused of sexual assault in 1982, forcing DPRK and US to negotiate for first time in decades
Mini documentaries and flashy missile launch videos show Pyongyang can adapt delivery, though messages remain the same
Kim Mi Sook shunned typical women’s jobs for dangerous but profitable ventures, making it big as a money broker
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