January 24, 2022

About the author

JH Ahn

JH Ahn was an NK News contributor based in Seoul. He previously worked as an interpreter for United States Forces Korea.

More articles by 'JH Ahn'

S. Korean Kaesong worker disappointed with MERS prevention efforts

S. Korean Kaesong worker disappointed with MERS prevention efforts

ROK government plans to send thermal scanners, but Kaesong companies must provide own masks: MoU

S. Korean Kaesong worker disappointed with MERS prevention efforts
JH Ahn
JH Ahn June 5, 2015
North Korea reports on South’s MERS outbreak

North Korea reports on South’s MERS outbreak

Following end of strict Ebola quarantine, DPRK yet to take similar steps on new outbreak

North Korea reports on South’s MERS outbreak
JH Ahn
JH Ahn June 1, 2015
Bridging the app: South-North Korean translator launched

Bridging the app: South-North Korean translator launched

Manufacturers look to complete unfinished work of past proposed dictionary projects

Bridging the app: South-North Korean translator launched
JH Ahn
JH Ahn March 23, 2015
‘Pro-North’ paper with conservative daily’s name unearthed

‘Pro-North’ paper with conservative daily’s name unearthed

Historian considers edition praising North Korean army a 'leaflet' by propagandists

‘Pro-North’ paper with conservative daily’s name unearthed
JH Ahn
JH Ahn March 5, 2015
Rodong Sinmun blasts ‘bastard’ Lee Myung-bak over memoir

Rodong Sinmun blasts ‘bastard’ Lee Myung-bak over memoir

Allegations from former president's memoir result in new round of invective

Rodong Sinmun blasts ‘bastard’ Lee Myung-bak over memoir
JH Ahn
JH Ahn February 11, 2015
Defection starts with reform radio

Defection starts with reform radio

Devices acquired on the black market expose Northerners to outside ideas

Defection starts with reform radio
JH Ahn
JH Ahn July 22, 2014
Pivot to Asia policy brings changes to U.S. military in Korea

Pivot to Asia policy brings changes to U.S. military in Korea

New U.S. policy means additions and improvements for deterring N. Korea

Pivot to Asia policy brings changes to U.S. military in Korea
JH Ahn
JH Ahn April 1, 2014
Senior USFK enlisted leader sees reasons for optimism in inter-Korean relations

Senior USFK enlisted leader sees reasons for optimism in inter-Korean relations

Continuing curfew, cultural respect emphasized in maintaining strong U.S.-ROK relationship

Senior USFK enlisted leader sees reasons for optimism in inter-Korean relations
JH Ahn
JH Ahn April 1, 2014
North Korea test fires more short-range rockets

North Korea test fires more short-range rockets

Series of launches in response to military drills in South

North Korea test fires more short-range rockets
JH Ahn
JH Ahn March 22, 2014
1 41 42 43 44