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
Yun Jong-su was forced to live in North Korea for 33 years and he never stopped looking for his daughter after escaping
Kim spoke on the country’s “underachieved” economic plan for a massive political event that will take several days
Border remains closed “for an uncertain period” with public gathering and movement partially banned, WHO says
Experts say that Kim Jong Un will inevitably bring up his Seoul counterparts, but will keep the message very vague
Experts believe the North Korean leader has little to say after his country suffered a remarkably hard year
Kim Jong Un thanks his people for trusting his party during 'difficult times'
The United Nations is urging China not to forcibly return five North Korean defectors arrested in September
New U.N. data also shows that Switzerland and Russia paid the most for DPRK food aid in 2020
Opposition party lawmakers also filed a revision to the recent law, which criminalizes leaflet launches to North Korea
The average North Korean made less money in 2019 compared to a year prior, despite an improving economic growth rate
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