January 25, 2021

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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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Sentenced to life five years ago, status of South Koreans in North Korea unclear

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Move would represent a violation of the 2018 inter-Korean agreement, if confirmed

Jeongmin Kim June 22, 2020

Activists say they launched thousands of anti-regime leaflets into North Korea

Fighters for a Free North Korea said they defied a ban from Seoul and will continue the "struggle for justice"

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North Korea preparing for military parade in October, South Korea says

News follows signs of military parade preparation at Mirim training grounds earlier this year

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North Korea set to send millions of leaflets into the South, state media says

Flyers set to be carried by 3000 balloons, be scattered "deep inside South Korea": KCNA

Jeongmin Kim June 21, 2020

Drop plans for anti-South leafleting campaign, Seoul urges North Korea

Ministry of Unification condemns Pyongyang's plans to send “leaflet bombs of justice” across the inter-Korean border

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North Koreans ready to rain “leaflet bombs” down on South Korea: state media

Pyongyang promises to "terrorize" South Koreans with upcoming propaganda campaign

Jeongmin Kim June 19, 2020

Despite rising inter-Korean tensions, South Korean indifference in border area

On North Korean side of border, life also appears to continue as normal – with few signs of military presence

Border area officials visit defector’s house, ban fueling of anti-DPRK balloons

Incheon also said it reached out to four NGOs to warn against sending anti-regime leaflets or rice bottles North

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South Korea’s unification minister tenders resignation

Minister Kim Yeon-chul says he takes "all responsibility" for a recent souring in inter-Korean relations

Jeongmin Kim June 17, 2020
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