February 25, 2024

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Latest North Korea news from NK News correspondents

TV, radio better than balloons for reaching North Koreans: Amb. Robert King

TV, radio better than balloons for reaching North Koreans: Amb. Robert King

U.S. Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues says radio, TV reaching up to third of North Koreans

TV, radio better than balloons for reaching North Koreans: Amb. Robert King
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll February 18, 2015
May Day Stadium to reopen: tour company

May Day Stadium to reopen: tour company

No specific date yet announced for massive, newly refurbished venue's unveiling

May Day Stadium to reopen: tour company
Rob York
Rob York February 17, 2015
Yodok prison camp still open, report published by N. Korean rights group says

Yodok prison camp still open, report published by N. Korean rights group says

Camp 15 still operational, although details on prisoner population remain unknown

Yodok prison camp still open, report published by N. Korean rights group says
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald February 17, 2015
S. Korea suddenly shuffles Minister of Unification

S. Korea suddenly shuffles Minister of Unification

President Park's special advisor on North Korea will be new unification minister

S. Korea suddenly shuffles Minister of Unification
NK News
NK News February 17, 2015
Controversial N. Korean defector a ‘minor element’ of UN human rights report

Controversial N. Korean defector a ‘minor element’ of UN human rights report

Comments by defector don't impact the findings of the report, judge says

Controversial N. Korean defector a ‘minor element’ of UN human rights report
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll February 17, 2015
North Korea begins censoring domestic cellphones: RFA

North Korea begins censoring domestic cellphones: RFA

Newly established censoring bureau is dedicated to domestic cellphones only

North Korea begins censoring domestic cellphones: RFA
Subin Kim
Subin Kim February 17, 2015
Imagery reveals changes at Wonsan area airfields
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Imagery reveals changes at Wonsan area airfields

Updated satellite imagery reveals further construction, developments at three airfields

Imagery reveals changes at Wonsan area airfields
John G. Grisafi
John G. Grisafi February 17, 2015
North Korea wants human rights conference cancelled

North Korea wants human rights conference cancelled

Ambassador says Pyongyang's offer to attend, offer defense against allegations refused

North Korea wants human rights conference cancelled
Rob York
Rob York February 17, 2015
Park calls for North Korea to reform, engage in inter-Korean dialogue

Park calls for North Korea to reform, engage in inter-Korean dialogue

Park speaks of economic benefits of unification in preparatory committee meeting

Park calls for North Korea to reform, engage in inter-Korean dialogue
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald February 17, 2015
S. Koreans want deal for access to North Korean waters

S. Koreans want deal for access to North Korean waters

Access remains technically illegal under the May 24 Measures

S. Koreans want deal for access to North Korean waters
Ha-young Choi
Ha-young Choi February 16, 2015