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North Korea criticizes EU over human rights resolution

North Korea criticizes EU over human rights resolution

Despite criticism, invitation to EU human rights rep not yet withdrawn

North Korea criticizes EU over human rights resolution
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald December 3, 2014
U.S. may have created, spread Ebola virus: Pyongyang Times

U.S. may have created, spread Ebola virus: Pyongyang Times

Editorial cites Western sources, says possible motives include profit, political gain

U.S. may have created, spread Ebola virus: Pyongyang Times
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald December 2, 2014
Russian Coal arrives in SK via North Korea

Russian Coal arrives in SK via North Korea

Coal delivered to South Korea as part of trilateral logistics project test run

Russian Coal arrives in SK via North Korea
NK News
NK News December 1, 2014
Film looks to unite ‘Divided Families’

Film looks to unite ‘Divided Families’

Congressional action the goal for documentary featuring relatives separated by Korean division

Film looks to unite ‘Divided Families’
Rob York
Rob York December 1, 2014
What dwindling populations mean for the Korean Peninsula

What dwindling populations mean for the Korean Peninsula

As its conventional military shrinks, the North may show a dangerous reliance on nuclear weapons

What dwindling populations mean for the Korean Peninsula
Rob York
Rob York December 1, 2014
KCNA leans on Western critics of human rights reports

KCNA leans on Western critics of human rights reports

Lengthy response to recent UN vote quotes individuals, organizations from Western countries

KCNA leans on Western critics of human rights reports
Rob York
Rob York November 28, 2014
South Korean chief nuclear envoy to visit Russia

South Korean chief nuclear envoy to visit Russia

Visit follows Russian FM's announcement that North Korea is ready for six-party talks

South Korean chief nuclear envoy to visit Russia
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald November 27, 2014
Kim’s sister a vice department director in Workers’ Party

Kim’s sister a vice department director in Workers’ Party

State media makes most specific reference yet regarding Kim Yo Jong’s official role

Kim’s sister a vice department director in Workers’ Party
John G. Grisafi
John G. Grisafi November 27, 2014
S. Korea returns 10 N. Koreans who went adrift

S. Korea returns 10 N. Koreans who went adrift

South maintains policy of returning lost fishermen who wish to return to the North

S. Korea returns 10 N. Koreans who went adrift
Rob York
Rob York November 26, 2014
North Korean official: Russian investment in railways model for future

North Korean official: Russian investment in railways model for future

North Korean hopes for Soviet-era investment a mirage, Pyongyang watcher says

North Korean official: Russian investment in railways model for future
Robert Lauler
Robert Lauler November 25, 2014