April 23, 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 Korea, Russia sign cultural cooperation agreement in Pyongyang: embassy

Agreement covers copyright protection in addition to planned cultural exchanges, TASS reports

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoFebruary 13, 2019
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Russia preparing to send 50,000 tons of wheat, other aid to North Korea: lawmaker

In meeting with ambassador, Russian side also raised concerns about illegal fishing by DPRK

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoFebruary 12, 2019
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Food insecurity “expected to increase” in North Korea this year: FAO

UN organization requesting USD$10 million to assist agriculture sector in 2019

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoFebruary 12, 2019
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N. Korea wants to invest in Nepal’s hydroelectric, agriculture sectors: speaker

New DPRK ambassador to Nepal also called for strengthening ties in meeting

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoFebruary 11, 2019
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Trump announces Hanoi as location for upcoming U.S.-DPRK summit

U.S. President says Kim Jong Un will lead North Korea to "become a great Economic Powerhouse"

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoFebruary 8, 2019
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Biegun returns to Seoul, will meet DPRK counterpart again before summit

U.S. Special Representative for North Korea to meet South Korean officials Saturday

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoFebruary 8, 2019
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Kim Jong Un seen with new Mercedes-Maybach S 600 in recent appearance

Vehicle possibly USD$500,000+ armored “Guard” edition catered to heads of state

Chad O'CarrollChad O'Carroll | Colin ZwirkoFebruary 8, 2019
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UN approves two more humanitarian exemptions for NGO work in North Korea

Shipments approved for WASH projects by Swiss aid agency, World Vision International

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoFebruary 6, 2019
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Next DPRK-U.S. summit to take place Feb. 27-28 in Vietnam, Trump tells Congress

In State of the Union address, U.S. President hails "historic push" for peace on Korean peninsula

Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko | Oliver HothamFebruary 5, 2019
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Kim Jong Un, Donald Trump to meet in Danang at the end of February: source

Summit will be the second between the two leaders

Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko | Oliver HothamFebruary 5, 2019