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North Korean state media outlet the Korea Central News Agency has declared that Jang Song Thaek, the uncle of Kim Jong Un and...December 13, 2013 by Chad O'Carroll
Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little...December 13, 2013 by Ji-Min Kang
Kim Jong Un should visit China as soon as possible to assure Beijing that he can keep the country stable, the Chinese...December 11, 2013 by Oliver Hotham
One cannot say that the two year long rule of Kim Jong Un has been tranquil and quiet. As a matter of fact, it has been...December 09, 2013 by Andrei Lankov
Amid rumors of his own execution, North Korean state media on Monday said that Jang Song Thaek had been "eliminated" from the...December 09, 2013 by Chad O'Carroll
Wednesday's reports of the dismissal of Jang Song Taek – an influential advisor to the Kim family and uncle of Kim Jong Un...December 05, 2013 by Oliver Hotham
A senior ranking North Korean army chief that paid an official visit to Cuba in early July – just weeks before Panama...August 30, 2013 by Chad O'Carroll
Ethnic minorities are very rare in North Korea, which prides itself on its homogeneity. However, some ethnic Koreans in the...August 12, 2013 by Andrei Lankov
Ethnic minorites are very rare in North Korea, which prides itself on its homogeneity. However, some ethnic in the DPRK are...August 08, 2013 by Andrei Lankov
Pak To Chun, North Korea’s chief operating officer of its conventional and advanced weapons programs, has not made any...August 08, 2013 by Michael Madden
SEOUL – South Korean media reported that Kim Ok, the last wife of Kim Jong Il, was removed from all official positions on...July 05, 2013 by Andrei Lankov
SEOUL – Kim Jong Un has promoted Minister of People's Security Choe Pu Il to the rank of General, a KCNA dispatch said on...June 11, 2013 by James Pearson
Kim Jong Un’s May appearances broke away from recent precedent, and featured not only economic appearances, which he has...June 06, 2013 by Luke Herman
SEOUL – Kim Kyok Sik has been named in a KCNA dispatch as returning to the position of Chief of Korean People's Army (KPA)...May 22, 2013 by James Pearson
SEOUL – North Korea has acquired a new Armed Forces minister, the third in a less than a year, but not much is known about...May 14, 2013 by Andrei Lankov
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