September 25, 2020

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Jeongmin Kim

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

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North Korean media condemns rampant "fake news" in South Korea

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South Korean defector-politicians apologize for Kim Jong Un health speculation

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North Korean soldiers fired on South Korean guard post at DMZ, Seoul says

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NGO sends leaflets carrying news of defector election victories to North Korea

Defector-run Fighters for a Free North Korea also sends cash, USB drives to the DPRK

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