October 27, 2021

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Chaewon Chung

Chaewon Chung is a Seoul correspondent at NK News. Before joining NK News, she covered disinformation and technology with a focus on the Korean Peninsula at Coda Story.

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North Korea rails against UN special rapporteur for criticizing COVID controls

Defense of strict border measures comes after Tomás Ojea Quintana raised alarm over DPRK’s isolation and food shortages

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 27, 2021
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Washington ‘not aware’ of plans to engage with North Korean diplomats at COP26

US claimed similar position ahead of ASEAN forum in August before directly addressing DPRK delegation there

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 26, 2021
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Canadians to privately sponsor North Korean refugees under new program

Five defector families will resettle in Canada through partnership between human rights group and Canadian government

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 26, 2021
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‘Reckless interference’ in Taiwan could target North Korea, Pyongyang warns

DPRK signals support for Beijing following the US president’s pledge to defend Taiwan against China

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 22, 2021
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DPRK foreign ministry slams US diplomats for alleged theft in Moscow

North Korean criticism may be an attempt to deflect from its own diplomats’ sketchy behavior abroad, expert says

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 22, 2021
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China calls for loosening North Korea sanctions despite recent missile tests

UN ambassador cites humanitarianism, but expert says Beijing more interested in signaling support to Pyongyang

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 22, 2021
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US envoy blasts North Korea sanctions committee for ‘not doing its job’

Ambassador to UN calls for stronger sanctions implementation in response to DPRK’s ‘reckless provocations’

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 21, 2021
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Reports: UNSC announces emergency meeting following North Korean SLBM test

US special envoy to North Korea urges return to dialogue during a trilateral meeting in Washington

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 20, 2021
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North Korea hails a ‘successful’ SLBM test from submarine

New submarine-launched ballistic missile can exploit US, South Korean and other missile defense systems, expert says

Chaewon ChungChaewon Chung | Jeongmin Kim | Won-Gi JungOctober 19, 2021
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Intelligence chiefs of US, ROK and Japan discuss North Korea’s missile launch

During trilateral talks in Seoul, the officials also pledged to strengthen information cooperation

Chaewon ChungChaewon ChungOctober 19, 2021
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