October 02, 2022

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Matthew McGrath

Matthew McGrath (@mattmcgr) is a Seoul based contributor for NK News.

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NK Media Watch – Oct 16 to 22

NK Media Watch – Oct 16 to 22

North Korean Youths Visit Chinese University; High-ranking KPA Officers Gather in Pyongyang; Irrigation Institute Marks its 60th Anniversary

NK Media Watch – Oct 16 to 22
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath October 24, 2013
NK Media Watch – October 9 to 15

NK Media Watch – October 9 to 15

WPK Celebrates its Founding, Sports Day in North Korea, and Harvesting Begins

NK Media Watch – October 9 to 15
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath October 16, 2013
NK Media Watch – Oct 2 to 8

NK Media Watch – Oct 2 to 8

New Home for North Korean Athletes, Improving Quality of LIfe in Pyongyang, Chastising Park Geun Hye, and the Anniversary of Kim Jong Il's Appointment as General Secretary to the WPK

NK Media Watch – Oct 2 to 8
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath October 9, 2013
NK Media Monitoring – Sept 25 to Oct 1

NK Media Monitoring – Sept 25 to Oct 1

The World Council of Churches and the DPRK-PRC Friendship association visit, North Korean university students take first place in a programming competition

NK Media Monitoring – Sept 25 to Oct 1
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath October 2, 2013
NK Media Watch – Sept 18 to 24

NK Media Watch – Sept 18 to 24

Korean Thanksgiving, Remember Kim Jong Un's Grandmother, and a trip to meet with Chinese officials

NK Media Watch – Sept 18 to 24
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath September 25, 2013
NK Media Watch – Sept 11 to 17

NK Media Watch – Sept 11 to 17

A new patriotic tune, producing electricity and updating the telecommunications industry

NK Media Watch – Sept 11 to 17
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath September 19, 2013
NK Media Watch – Sept 4 to 10

NK Media Watch – Sept 4 to 10

Repair work after damaging floods, the 65th anniversary of the DPRK's foundation and the conclusion of the women's soccer championship

NK Media Watch – Sept 4 to 10
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath September 11, 2013
NK Media Watch – Aug 28 to Sept 3

NK Media Watch – Aug 28 to Sept 3

Youth Day Celebrations, more on development and all sorts of international visitors

NK Media Watch – Aug 28 to Sept 3
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath September 5, 2013
British academic: U.S. security perspectives skew N. Korea analysis

British academic: U.S. security perspectives skew N. Korea analysis

Long-time DPRK watcher holds off predictions; says scholars ‘aren’t very good’ at them

British academic: U.S. security perspectives skew N. Korea analysis
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath August 30, 2013
Are North Korea’s public health problems exaggerated?

Are North Korea’s public health problems exaggerated?

Academic says rates of preventable diseases in the North are dropping

Are North Korea’s public health problems exaggerated?
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath August 29, 2013