Jeongmin Kim is a correspondent at NK News, based in Seoul. She previously worked for the CSIS Korea Chair and in the Seoul bureau of Reuters news agency. Follow her on Twitter @jeongminnkim
North Korea released water from a dam near inter-Korean border without notifying South Korea: unification ministry
WHO also confirms that the city of Kaesong has been under lockdown since July 19, when the "redefector" was found
North Korea's Meari says that new missile guidelines and an increased military budget go against Seoul's "peace" goals
Clips recorded by surveillance equipment show that a defector named Kim swam towards the North in the dark
Launch not revealed by South Korea at the time as it was deemed part of "regular" training
A "continuous ban on movement" and "cancellation of international flights" challenged evacuation efforts, embassy said
Regulations place firm new restrictions on foreign envoys' freedom of movement, public gatherings
South Korean military officials admitted that security operations may have "overlooked" DPRK-bound redefections
Authorities believe that a bag left near the drain likely belongs to a defector surnamed Kim
North Korea human rights advocates criticize the move, some rejecting request to submit documents for inspection
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