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South Korea offers cooperation to women’s DMZ crossing

South Korea offers cooperation to women’s DMZ crossing

ROK says will facilitate walk pending submission of documentation from North Korea

South Korea offers cooperation to women’s DMZ crossing
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald April 22, 2015
Playing with toys: North Korea’s odd looking air force drill

Playing with toys: North Korea’s odd looking air force drill

The Korean People's Air Force drill criticized by South Korea, but could be useful for visualization

Playing with toys: North Korea’s odd looking air force drill
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne April 21, 2015
Pyongyang construction project still stalled: Photos
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Pyongyang construction project still stalled: Photos

Project suspended, possibly due to proximity to nearby subway line

Pyongyang construction project still stalled: Photos
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne April 21, 2015
North Korean assembly leader in Indonesia for Bandung Conference

North Korean assembly leader in Indonesia for Bandung Conference

Nominal head of state, rather than Kim Jong Un, travels to Jakarta despite prior rumors

North Korean assembly leader in Indonesia for Bandung Conference
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald April 20, 2015
Pyongyang shows flexibility over Kaesong pay raise issue: businessman

Pyongyang shows flexibility over Kaesong pay raise issue: businessman

Businessmen offer expediency to Pyongyang, Seoul undecided to how to react

Pyongyang shows flexibility over Kaesong pay raise issue: businessman
Subin Kim
Subin Kim April 20, 2015
N. Korean shipping manager fires back at UN over detained vessel

N. Korean shipping manager fires back at UN over detained vessel

Article comes amid crew's application for humanitarian visas in Mexico

N. Korean shipping manager fires back at UN over detained vessel
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald April 17, 2015
N. Korea cracks down on counterfeit products in market: Report

N. Korea cracks down on counterfeit products in market: Report

Report says authorities are levying taxes on wholesalers, expert argues otherwise

N. Korea cracks down on counterfeit products in market: Report
Subin Kim
Subin Kim April 17, 2015
Foreign fiction present in North Korea, though restricted

Foreign fiction present in North Korea, though restricted

'Harry Potter,' 'Gone with the Wind,' Sidney Sheldon among favorites found north of the DMZ

Foreign fiction present in North Korea, though restricted
John Power
John Power April 17, 2015
North Korean luxury river cruiser nearing completion

North Korean luxury river cruiser nearing completion

Size of vessel, as indicated in photos, would limit its mobility on Taedong River

North Korean luxury river cruiser nearing completion
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald April 16, 2015
Kaesong entrepreneurs face overdue wages for N. Korean workers
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Kaesong entrepreneurs face overdue wages for N. Korean workers

Kaesong companies distrust ROK government since 2013 dispute: Businessman

Kaesong entrepreneurs face overdue wages for N. Korean workers
Subin Kim
Subin Kim April 16, 2015