October 31, 2020


Latest North Korea news from NK News correspondents

Technology meets human rights at N. Korea hackathon

‘Hack North Korea’ confronts challenges of cracking North Korea’s information wall

Doyun Kim August 15, 2014

Popular downloads in N. Korea include Top Gear, porn

Torrents originate in single neighborhood; some tech experts suspect foreigners

Oliver Hotham August 15, 2014

After building collapse, N. Korea develops concrete acceleration agent

Made from "locally available raw materials", accelerant said to aid "quick building operations."

Max Kim August 15, 2014

North Korean FM blames West for Ukraine crisis

DPRK sides firmly with Putin in interview with Russian state news agency

Oliver Hotham August 14, 2014

N. Korea fires five rockets into East Sea

Latest provocative display comes just minutes before Pope Francis’ arrival

John G. Grisafi August 14, 2014

Kerry blasts N. Korea's 'horrific' human rights record

Secretory of state says Washington will continue to deter proliferation, speak out against North's prison camps

Rob York August 14, 2014

Warning shots fired by S. Korea in contested border incident

North Korea react to maritime border incident, provide disputed account

Hamish Macdonald August 13, 2014

Kenneth Bae allowed visit with Swedish embassy

Acquiescence follows months of rejected requests to meet with detained Korean-American

Rob York August 13, 2014

DPRK foreign minister meets Myanmar president, defense minister

High-level meeting in Southeast Asian country signals ongoing bilateral, possible military ties

Hamish Macdonald August 13, 2014

Family of detained American in N. Korea ask Pyongyang for mercy

Family make plea in statement read by attorney

Chad O'Carroll August 12, 2014