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Kim Yo Jong reappears after 47-day absence

Kim Yo Jong reappears after 47-day absence

Absence of Kim’s sister supports rumor of her pregnancy

Kim Yo Jong reappears after 47-day absence
John G. Grisafi
John G. Grisafi May 29, 2015
UN can coordinate between countries during unification – MOFA diplomat

UN can coordinate between countries during unification – MOFA diplomat

South Korean minister sees UN as arbitrator, North and South Korea leading on unification

UN can coordinate between countries during unification – MOFA diplomat
Ha-young Choi
Ha-young Choi May 28, 2015
North Korea exports record coal in April
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North Korea exports record coal in April

DPRK imports of gasoline also show 20% increase on last year

North Korea exports record coal in April
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne May 28, 2015
North Korea unveils video footage of SLBM launch

North Korea unveils video footage of SLBM launch

Video inconsistent, likely edited with borrowed launch footage

North Korea unveils video footage of SLBM launch
John G. Grisafi
John G. Grisafi May 27, 2015
Analyst sees potential in North Korean AIIB membership

Analyst sees potential in North Korean AIIB membership

U.S. influence would likely block any effort to bring North into multilateral institution, expert says

Analyst sees potential in North Korean AIIB membership
Rob York
Rob York May 27, 2015
North Korea investigating tidal power

North Korea investigating tidal power

North Korea's State Academy of Sciences looking at "nationwide" tidal generator building plans

North Korea investigating tidal power
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne May 27, 2015
WomenCrossDMZ took ‘boilerplate’ propaganda march in N. Korea: Observers

WomenCrossDMZ took ‘boilerplate’ propaganda march in N. Korea: Observers

WomenCrossDMZ event hosted by North Korea 'for domestic propaganda reasons'

WomenCrossDMZ took ‘boilerplate’ propaganda march in N. Korea: Observers
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll May 26, 2015
Koreas’ Peace Symposium pushes for more engagement

Koreas’ Peace Symposium pushes for more engagement

While considered successful, the WomenCrossDMZ event was not without its critics

Koreas’ Peace Symposium pushes for more engagement
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne May 26, 2015
S.Korea’s hosts OSJD meeting in Seoul, seeks full membership

S.Korea’s hosts OSJD meeting in Seoul, seeks full membership

South wants to facilitate Eurasia Initiative; N.Korea's agreement essential for joining organization

S.Korea’s hosts OSJD meeting in Seoul, seeks full membership
Ha-young Choi
Ha-young Choi May 26, 2015
Northern Irish march in solidarity with Korea peace walk

Northern Irish march in solidarity with Korea peace walk

Activist unable to come to Korea for peace march organizes supporting event in Derry

Northern Irish march in solidarity with Korea peace walk
Tom Farrell
Tom Farrell May 26, 2015