September 26, 2020

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Justin Rohrlich

Justin Rohrlich is an Emmy Award winning journalist with a keen interest in North Korean affairs

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North Korea's Man in Amsterdam: Who is James Kim?

Inside the peculiar world of North Korean operations abroad

Justin Rohrlich May 19, 2014

What to expect at the Pyongyang Marathon

Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon just one part of the April Spring Friendship Art Festival.

Justin Rohrlich April 12, 2014

Lies and confessions: how some get through North Korea's self-criticism sessions

Two North Koreans explain their experiences in North Korea's infamous "self-criticism" sessions

Justin Rohrlich February 26, 2014

Inside the North Korea Rumor Mill

How the two Koreas are attempting to influence the North Korea media environment

Justin Rohrlich January 23, 2014

Paddy Power pulls out of Rodman North Korea NBA Event

Criticism of event timing leads to sponsor pull out

Justin Rohrlich December 24, 2013

HanVoice wants to make Canada a ‘front door’ for defectors

Escapees enjoy higher quality of life in Canada, but legal obstacles complicate process

Justin Rohrlich December 19, 2013

A foreigner locked up in N. Korea: The case of Chantal Sobkowicz

Evangelical Christian used job in Pyongyang as vehicle for spreading gospel to oblivious North Koreans

Justin Rohrlich November 21, 2013

How Christian missionaries are spreading the Gospel in North Korea

Inside the shadowy network of front companies Christian missionaries use to spread the gospel in North Korea

Justin Rohrlich November 7, 2013

Lands' End denies clothing being manufactured in North Korea

American brand says investigation revealed no trace of production in North Korea

Justin Rohrlich October 18, 2013

Why do N. Korean leaders refuse to speak at United Nations?

General Assembly historically popular with enemies of the U.S., but not North Korea

Justin Rohrlich October 2, 2013