May 26, 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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UN designates three vessels for suspected ship-to-ship oil transfers

New additions follow enhanced joint efforts at sea by U.S. and allies

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 17, 2018
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Mongolian President invites Kim Jong Un to Ulaanbaatar

Message comes as two countries mark 70 years of diplomatic relations

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 15, 2018
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North Korea, Russia discuss logging industry cooperation in forestry meeting

Protocol signed in Pyongyang as Russian industry leaders call for sanctions to be lifted

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 11, 2018
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China, N. Korea, Russia call for “review” of UNSC sanctions in joint communiqué 

Statement follows trilateral meeting in Moscow

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 10, 2018
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“Suffering of millions” in North Korea requires urgent funding: WFP

Agency asking for USD$15.2 million for the next five months

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 10, 2018
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Kim Jong Un says Pope welcome to visit Pyongyang: Blue House

Moon to deliver Kim's invitation, attend "Mass for Peace" for Korean Peninsula in Vatican next week

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 9, 2018
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Spike in DPRK fishing boat rescues off Russian Far East coast this year: official

Primorye governor, Russian ambassador to North have complained of illegal fishing problem in region

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 8, 2018
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Pompeo en route to Pyongyang for talks with Kim Jong Un

High-stakes talks to likely focus on upcoming U.S.-DPRK summit, denuclearization

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 6, 2018
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Rapid progress at Samjiyon construction project since summer, imagery reveals

Over 100 new buildings appear to have sprouted up since Kim Jong Un's July visit

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoOctober 5, 2018
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Twice-weekly Dalian-Pyongyang charter flights underway

DPRK state carrier Air Koryo reported to run new route from September 13 to October 21

Colin ZwirkoColin ZwirkoSeptember 26, 2018