Chad O’Carroll has written on North Korea since 2010 and writes between London and Seoul.
The DPRK’s border controls have made it increasingly difficult to keep families informed and financially afloat
The war in Ukraine has overshadowed Pyongyang’s weapons tests, which an expert says could lead to future problems
More launches and another nuclear test are likely as Seoul refocuses on deterrence and containment
Debris on runways can cause significant plane damage, discouraging airlines from flying there in future
Pyongyang answered the last conservative presidential victory in Seoul with ballistic missile and nuclear tests
Latest departure leaves only four foreign ambassadors in Pyongyang, though Syria will not shutter its embassy
Moscow could withdraw support for the UN Panel of Experts on the DPRK and block new Security Council designations
Recent ‘reconnaissance satellite’ system tests were ICBM-capable platforms and represent a ‘serious escalation’
Analysts expect Seoul to move closer to Washington and more missile tests from Pyongyang
Analysts say statement likely due to recent North Korean satellite technology launches and upcoming anniversary
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