In-depth, investigative journalism on North Korea
Defector-activist Park Sang-hak has long stirred controversy, but political winds may no longer be blowing in his favor
Convicted of espionage and effectively abandoned by Seoul, it's unclear whether any will ever return home
Aircraft in partial Air Koryo livery linked to Russian firm with history dealing to North Korea and small Kyrgyz airline
Among those from various countries who are approved, some encounter issues including lengthy interviews at the border
Jordan Cheang owned Benata Business Centre and supermarkets, prior interviews show
"Funds meant for humanitarian support were instead spent on lawyers"
Business is booming, but cultural and logistical issues have meant the new prosperity is a mixed blessing
Sources report growing pressure on DPRK's limited infrastructure, overcrowding at popular attractions
Proposed fees for DPRK may breach UN sanctions, observers say
North Korean’s thirst for coffee shows the increasingly blunt nature of DPRK sanctions regime
Specialist news and analysis, research tools, and unique data sets
Internet Explorer is not compatible with this website. We instead recommend using Chrome, Edge, Firefox or Safari.
Microsoft ceased supporting IE 10 and older in 2016.
In addition, Microsoft cyber-security chief Chris Jackson has been urging users to stop using the browser since February 2019.
Join the influential community of members who rely on NK News original news and in-depth reporting
Enter your details below
Sign In Forgot Password?
Don't have an account? SIGN UP
Already have an account? SIGN IN
Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.
The NK Pro, NK News and KCNA Watch websites do not support private mode or incognito browsing.