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    Latest NK Pro analysis related to the DPRK

    How the North Korean state could make life easier for the “Donju”
    07:30 18 July, 2019   Peter Ward

    North Korea’s economy is at a crossroads. Some say that it is in the midst of a sanctions-induced recession, while others think that things may be far worse than that, with talk of a food crisis and growing elite discord.However, what is clear is that afte...

    Inside North Korea's growing insurance industry: a look at the key players

    Late last year, the section on state-run news outlet Naenara linking to separate...

    07:43 17 July, 2019  Martin Weiser
    How two OFAC-sanctioned Chinese companies did business in the U.S.

    The two companies recently designated by Washington earlier this year both impor...

    00:01 12 July, 2019  Leo Byrne
    Six month time-lapse shows continued activity at North Korean coal terminals

    Time-lapse satellite imagery provided by Planet Labs from the first half of 2019...

    00:15 10 July, 2019  Leo Byrne
    Europe's role in diplomacy on the Korean peninsula: enabler, intermediary, example

    When Australian student Alek Sigley was released from North Korea last Thursday ...

    05:38 09 July, 2019  Jonathan R. Corrado
    Kim Jong Un’s appearances in June: from munitions factory visits to diplomacy

    Kim Jong Un made 20 public appearances in total from 1 June to 1 July (based on ...

    09:56 05 July, 2019  Rachel Minyoung Lee
    North Korea: a month in review and what’s ahead

    NK Pro has conducted an in-depth analytic review of news on the peninsula for th...

    06:00 03 July, 2019  NK Pro
    North Korean TV documentary underscores prospects for improved DPRK-U.S. ties

    Less than 24 hours after Kim Jong Un’s meeting with Trump in Panmunjom on June...

    09:21 02 July, 2019  Rachel Minyoung Lee
    Vessels in South Korea linked to older North Korean smuggling networks

    This story has been updated to include additional information on the status of t...

    00:11 02 July, 2019  Leo Byrne

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