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
Washington also took part in the call, which ended in vows for ‘close cooperation’ on ‘North Korea-related challenges’
Yet another individual crossed over from North Korea this week, renewing heated complaints about border security
The incident comes after South Korea’s military was put in the hot seat for failing to catch border crossings last year
South Korea’s NIS also allegedly told lawmakers that North Korea is suffering from food shortages in border areas
Prominent "Dear Leader" author denies allegations of rape, blackmail and sexual coercion
Seoul's foreign minister Chung Eui-yong and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken had their first phone call on Friday
The ruling party’s economic department director replaced, foreign affairs officials promoted
Kim also called for more ambitious production goals on the third day of the country’s latest party plenum
Five years ago, the Kaesong Industrial Complex shut down and sent thousands of North and South Koreans packing
Chung Eui-yong says that coordinating with Washington on future denuclearization talks can be “fairly easily done”
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