May 27, 2024

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Colin Zwirko

Colin Zwirko

Colin Zwirko is a Senior Analytic Correspondent for NK News based in Seoul. He joined the company in 2018 after receiving a master's degree in international security and foreign policy from South Korea's Yonsei University. Follow him on Twitter.

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North Korean MFA delegation talks trade in tour of Russian Far East cities

Meetings in Khabarovsk, Amur this week see DPRK diplomats promote boosting economic ties

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 28, 2019
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UNSC to hold second closed-door meeting this month on N. Korean missile tests

U.S. not promoting meeting in order to keep talks with DPRK on track, sources say

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 27, 2019
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Planned Pyongyang to Macau flights delayed, may begin in September

Macau International Airport confirms Air Koryo flights yet to land

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 23, 2019
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N. Korea sends top international trade official to major regional expo in China

Six Northeast Asian nations to display products, hold meetings at annual event

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 22, 2019
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Venezuela opens first embassy in North Korea

New embassy serves as symbol of alliance in the face of U.S. "imperialism," Venezuelan vice-FM said

Chad O'CarrollChad O'Carroll | Colin ZwirkoAugust 21, 2019
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North Korean MFA delegation back in Vladivostok to talk tourism, other exchanges

Russian-DPRK “humanitarian ties” should be expanded, Primorye vice-governor said

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 21, 2019
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Russia expects “urgent” action from North Korea to curb illegal fishing: embassy

DPRK's vice minister for fisheries Kim Chang Do set to attend conference in Moscow this week

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 19, 2019
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Child nutrition project granted exemption from UN sanctions on North Korea

Exemption is third for Première Urgence Internationale this year

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 19, 2019
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Russia, North Korea agree to work on “trilateral projects” in Pyongyang meeting: Moscow

Following stop in Beijing, vice foreign minister Morgulov also discussed status of talks with U.S.

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 16, 2019
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Eugene Bell Foundation granted sanctions exemption for tuberculosis work in North Korea

Lab equipment, 50 prefabricated patient wards among sanctioned items set to be shipped

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoAugust 16, 2019