Ifang Bremer | NK News
July 25, 2024

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Ifang Bremer

Ifang Bremer is a Seoul Correspondent at NK News. He has worked on investigations for The Guardian and The Observer and previously wrote features on Korea for Dutch newspaper NRC.

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US blacklists Chinese nationals for supporting North Korean weapons programs

US blacklists Chinese nationals for supporting North Korean weapons programs

Treasury Department accuses six individuals and five companies of procuring missile and satellite parts for DPRK

US blacklists Chinese nationals for supporting North Korean weapons programs
Ifang Bremer
Ifang Bremer July 25, 2024
Roundtable: What to make of North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry’s indictment
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Roundtable: What to make of North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry’s indictment

The NK News team discusses the US charges against the former CIA analyst and implications for the think tank community

Roundtable: What to make of North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry’s indictment
Just 105 North Korean escapees arrive in South in first half of 2024: Seoul

Just 105 North Korean escapees arrive in South in first half of 2024: Seoul

Figure is similar to last year and suggests heightened border controls continue to make it difficult to defect

Just 105 North Korean escapees arrive in South in first half of 2024: Seoul
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Ifang Bremer July 24, 2024
North Korea raises alarm about flood risks as monsoon rains lash peninsula

North Korea raises alarm about flood risks as monsoon rains lash peninsula

High waves, strong winds and up to 10 inches of rain forecast for some areas, putting crops and homes in danger

North Korea raises alarm about flood risks as monsoon rains lash peninsula
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Ifang Bremer | Joon Ha Park July 22, 2024
Seoul turns on propaganda loudspeakers over latest North Korean balloon launch

Seoul turns on propaganda loudspeakers over latest North Korean balloon launch

South Korean military broadcasts propaganda at inter-Korean border for second time in six years

Seoul turns on propaganda loudspeakers over latest North Korean balloon launch
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Ifang Bremer | Jeongmin Kim July 19, 2024
Yoon government blames Moon for indictment of North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry

Yoon government blames Moon for indictment of North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry

Presidential office claims predecessor installed inept spies, though influence ops allegedly took place under Yoon too

Yoon government blames Moon for indictment of North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry
Ifang Bremer
Ifang Bremer July 18, 2024
US accuses North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry of working for South Korean spies

US accuses North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry of working for South Korean spies

Ex-CIA analyst and White House official charged with providing intel and access in exchange for luxury goods and perks

US accuses North Korea expert Sue Mi Terry of working for South Korean spies
Ifang Bremer
Ifang Bremer July 17, 2024
Forced labor pervasive in North Korea and may even constitute slavery: UN report

Forced labor pervasive in North Korea and may even constitute slavery: UN report

Research finds widespread exploitation, but expert says report doesn't address overseas and corporate use of DPRK labor

Forced labor pervasive in North Korea and may even constitute slavery: UN report
Ifang Bremer
Ifang Bremer July 16, 2024
‘I feel proud’: Seoul celebrates North Korean escapees with first Defectors’ Day

‘I feel proud’: Seoul celebrates North Korean escapees with first Defectors’ Day

Escapees gather to sing, dance and showcase businesses at joyful event, as Yoon pledges support for defector community

‘I feel proud’: Seoul celebrates North Korean escapees with first Defectors’ Day
Ifang Bremer
Ifang Bremer July 15, 2024
‘Escape’ review: North Korean soldiers’ daring defection, told for South Koreans

‘Escape’ review: North Korean soldiers’ daring defection, told for South Koreans

Hit film skirts politics and discussion of human rights, seeking to send message of the importance of valuing freedom

‘Escape’ review: North Korean soldiers’ daring defection, told for South Koreans
Ifang Bremer
Ifang Bremer July 12, 2024
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