Colin Zwirko is a Senior Analytic Correspondent for NK News based in Seoul. Follow him on Twitter @ColinZwirko.
After two-year hiatus, state-run TV channel airs new live-action dramas packed with socialist life lessons
New domestic propaganda boldly boasts SLBM and aerospace program developments to DPRK citizens
Despite heavy coverage of COVID-19’s tragic impact overseas, DPRK state media remains silent on global vaccine rollout
Satellite imagery shows construction at airfield near the Chinese border — possibly to tackle extreme drop in imports
The North Korean leader’s wife Ri Sol Ju and sister Kim Yo Jong joined an unusually small group at the Kumsusan palace
Experts say it’s part of a greater move to place more responsibility on the North Korean leader’s subordinates
North Korea could use April 15 holiday to reveal new ballistic-missile submarine or test weapons
The upgraded mansion complex is roughly 25 miles away from a key military submarine development base
Kim wants to wage a “more difficult Arduous March” — a term used to describe a historic famine and survival measures
Officials at a Pyongyang conference stressed the importance of being “ardent loyalists” to leader Kim Jong Un
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