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North Korea’s shelling of Yeonpyeong Island killed two civilians, sparking tensions along the inter-Korean sea border
Americans would not be spending Christmas in the States as planned, but in Korea fighting the cold and the Communists
The former vice president has advocated for US-DPRK talks, but he doesn’t want a Trumpian “photo op” if elected in 2020
Sanctions, flooding, COVID-19 and other 2020 conditions look eerily similar to what caused the devastating 1990s famine
Calls for a united homeland have become gradually quieter since liberation from Japanese colonial rule in 1945
North Korea sees the United States’ refusal to apologize as a sign that Washington might use nuclear weapons again
The pact's anniversary means only one year until the two allies' defense commitments are due to be renewed
DPRK historians assert Kim Il Sung's anti-Japanese guerilla exploits won independence from Japanese colonial rule
Salisbury and Lee's visit to North Korea provided Americans with a long-awaited glimpse into life in the Hermit Kingdom
Lim Su-kyung's 1989 Pyongyang visit shows how close, and yet how far apart, the two Koreas were and remain to this day
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