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UN human rights rep meets N. Korean officials, talks potential visit

UN human rights rep meets N. Korean officials, talks potential visit

North Korean diplomats again request removal of ICC referral from UN resolution

UN human rights rep meets N. Korean officials, talks potential visit
Robert Lauler
Robert Lauler October 30, 2014
North Korea and Russia seek to open visa-free regime

North Korea and Russia seek to open visa-free regime

News comes amid further large scale cooperation plans

North Korea and Russia seek to open visa-free regime
Kang Tae-jun
Kang Tae-jun October 30, 2014
South Korean media: Planned high-level talks may be cancelled

South Korean media: Planned high-level talks may be cancelled

North Korean media continues to criticize South Korea for 'stoking conflict'

South Korean media: Planned high-level talks may be cancelled
Robert Lauler
Robert Lauler October 29, 2014
Japan wants 12 abductees’ fates prioritized

Japan wants 12 abductees’ fates prioritized

Delegation from Japanese government travels to Pyongyang to discuss investigation progress

Japan wants 12 abductees’ fates prioritized
Rob York
Rob York October 29, 2014
Author Kim felt close, yet distant to N. Korean students

Author Kim felt close, yet distant to N. Korean students

Novelist-turned-nonfiction author strove to create real, human portrayal of PUST students

Author Kim felt close, yet distant to N. Korean students
Doyun Kim
Doyun Kim October 29, 2014
Interview: DPRK artists come to the UK for fine art exhibition

Interview: DPRK artists come to the UK for fine art exhibition

NK News speaks to four Mansudae Artists prior to their unprecedented exhibition in London

Interview: DPRK artists come to the UK for fine art exhibition
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald October 29, 2014
North Korea expands anti-Ebola measures beyond tourism

North Korea expands anti-Ebola measures beyond tourism

More preventative measures rolled out, negative impacts emerging

North Korea expands anti-Ebola measures beyond tourism
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald October 28, 2014
N. Korean video labels prominent defector a ‘criminal’

N. Korean video labels prominent defector a ‘criminal’

Video part of offensive to discredit North Korean defectors and their stories

N. Korean video labels prominent defector a ‘criminal’
Robert Lauler
Robert Lauler October 28, 2014
North Korea threatens to ‘reconsider’ high-level talks

North Korea threatens to ‘reconsider’ high-level talks

Announcement is latest in continuing North Korea threats to cancel talks

North Korea threatens to ‘reconsider’ high-level talks
Robert Lauler
Robert Lauler October 27, 2014
No apologies to win detained prisoners’ release: Kerry

No apologies to win detained prisoners’ release: Kerry

Experts compare situation to USS Pueblo, say not apologizing makes sense

No apologies to win detained prisoners’ release: Kerry
Rob York
Rob York October 27, 2014