May 22, 2024

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

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 soldier defected to South on Wednesday night, ROK military says

Man was found near Imjin River just before midnight

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 31, 2019
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New U.S. defense chief to visit South Korea in August: Pentagon

Secretary Esper’s visit to likely focus on North Korea, alliance issues, ROK MND says

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 30, 2019
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Italy granted UN sanctions exemption to fund Food Security Office in Pyongyang

Over 1 million euros to be transferred for Italian firm’s technical support

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 30, 2019
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North Korea seeking greater Chinese investment in tourism industry: Xinhua

DPRK ready to give "preferential" treatment to PRC investors, NTA director says

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 29, 2019
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Delegation of North Korea’s Central Court visiting China, KCNA reports

Trip follows signing of MOU between two countries’ top prosecutors in June

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 15, 2019
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Pyongyang health appliances expo attracted over 100 DPRK, foreign firms: photos

PRC-based expo promoter claimed companies from several cities succeeded in making local contacts

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 15, 2019
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Chinese surveillance software in use across range of N. Korean facilities: photos

Industry leader Hikvision under scrutiny in U.S. for possible information-sharing with Beijing

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 12, 2019
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Delegation of North Korea’s Ministry of People’s Security visiting China: KCNA

DPRK police agency continues work with Beijing after recent Russia cooperation

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 10, 2019
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Former Russian diplomat Toloraya to soon join UN panel on North Korea sanctions

Move follows recent appointment of former UK Ambassador to the DPRK to Panel of Experts

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 9, 2019
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Chinese state railway corp nears completion of new Sino-DPRK cross-border bridge

Tumen-Namyang bridge began with inter-government agreement in 2015

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoJuly 9, 2019