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Kyung Lee

Kyung Lee is an NK News contributor based in Seoul

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Could the Liancourt Rocks sink Japan-ROK Pyongyang policy?

Could the Liancourt Rocks sink Japan-ROK Pyongyang policy?

In the wake of intelligence-sharing deal, some suggest Seoul should “tread lightly”

Could the Liancourt Rocks sink Japan-ROK Pyongyang policy?
Kyung Lee
Kyung Lee November 29, 2016
Abuses of power? Film reveals how the NIS mistreats defectors

Abuses of power? Film reveals how the NIS mistreats defectors

“Spy Nation” documents an opaque ROK secret service - and some lawmakers agree

Abuses of power? Film reveals how the NIS mistreats defectors
Kyung Lee
Kyung Lee October 12, 2016
The owner who stayed: A Kaesong SME rebuilds post-closure

The owner who stayed: A Kaesong SME rebuilds post-closure

While many have moved abroad, one small business patiently waits for KIC to reopen

The owner who stayed: A Kaesong SME rebuilds post-closure
Kyung Lee
Kyung Lee October 3, 2016
What do Seoulites think of Pyongyang’s nuclear tests?

What do Seoulites think of Pyongyang’s nuclear tests?

Speaking to NK News the day of the test, citizens of S. Korea's capital were unsurprised at the news

What do Seoulites think of Pyongyang’s nuclear tests?
Kyung Lee
Kyung Lee September 9, 2016
NKnet: Waging information war against North Korea

NKnet: Waging information war against North Korea

Veteran human rights activist stresses international solidarity to win over Juche-sponsored media

NKnet: Waging information war against North Korea
Kyung Lee
Kyung Lee September 7, 2016
THAAD could be useful ‘bargaining chip’ with China: Haggard

THAAD could be useful ‘bargaining chip’ with China: Haggard

If China can ensure progress on DPRK nuke issue, THAAD could be offered for discussion

THAAD could be useful ‘bargaining chip’ with China: Haggard
Kyung Lee
Kyung Lee August 23, 2016
Foundation able to ship medical supplies to N.Korea but challenges remain

Foundation able to ship medical supplies to N.Korea but challenges remain

Eugene Bell chairman speaks of optimism of increased support for TB patients in DPRK at conference

Foundation able to ship medical supplies to N.Korea but challenges remain
Kyung Lee
Kyung Lee August 17, 2016
Torture a systematic element of North Korean justice system: Researcher

Torture a systematic element of North Korean justice system: Researcher

Despite being formally banned, inhumane treatment is intrinsic part of penal system

Torture a systematic element of North Korean justice system: Researcher
Kyung Lee
Kyung Lee July 18, 2016