October 06, 2022

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Seungmock Oh

Seungmock Oh was an NK News correspondent based in Seoul.

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DPRK media highlights rallies celebrating completion of state nuclear force

DPRK media highlights rallies celebrating completion of state nuclear force

State media has claimed the DPRK has completed its nuke force 11 times since Hwasong-15 test

DPRK media highlights rallies celebrating completion of state nuclear force
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh December 11, 2017
No cash prize to DPRK national teams in event of victory in EAFF tournament: JFA

No cash prize to DPRK national teams in event of victory in EAFF tournament: JFA

Officials say sanctions prevent either North Korean team receiving USD$70,000-250,000 prize

No cash prize to DPRK national teams in event of victory in EAFF tournament: JFA
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh December 8, 2017
S. Korean sentenced to three years in prison for selling N. Korean software

S. Korean sentenced to three years in prison for selling N. Korean software

Convicted ROK citizen said to have earned KRW107 billion in sales of DPRK-made programs

S. Korean sentenced to three years in prison for selling N. Korean software
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh December 8, 2017
The state of the alliance: Beijing-Pyongyang relations in 2017

The state of the alliance: Beijing-Pyongyang relations in 2017

Leeds University's Adam Cathcart says Pyongyang has more leverage over Beijing than many imagine

The state of the alliance: Beijing-Pyongyang relations in 2017
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh December 6, 2017
North Korea has “showed interest” in freeze-for-freeze deal: Russian deputy FM

North Korea has “showed interest” in freeze-for-freeze deal: Russian deputy FM

Igor Morgulov says Moscow "ready to deploy" influence on DPRK, pursue dialogue

North Korea has “showed interest” in freeze-for-freeze deal: Russian deputy FM
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh December 5, 2017
South Korea’s air force launches new North Korea intelligence-gathering unit

South Korea’s air force launches new North Korea intelligence-gathering unit

New ISR unit will conduct surveillance of DPRK "nuclear and missile threats," says ROKAF

South Korea’s air force launches new North Korea intelligence-gathering unit
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh December 1, 2017
Kim Jong Nam carrying VX antidote at time of death, court hears

Kim Jong Nam carrying VX antidote at time of death, court hears

Late half-brother of North Korean leader had 12 bottles of Antropine on his person, witness says

Kim Jong Nam carrying VX antidote at time of death, court hears
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh November 30, 2017
27 North Korean ships detained at international ports this year: data

27 North Korean ships detained at international ports this year: data

Inadequate navigation tools, fire alarms, and rescue boats listed as reasons in Tokyo MOU statistics

27 North Korean ships detained at international ports this year: data
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh November 28, 2017
DHL to continue North Korea delivery operations in 2018: spokesperson

DHL to continue North Korea delivery operations in 2018: spokesperson

Operations managed by China office, says representative, and primarily delivers goods to diplomats

DHL to continue North Korea delivery operations in 2018: spokesperson
Seungmock Oh
Seungmock Oh November 28, 2017