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.
Imagery suggests sanctioned Lady R docked at Rason, after US alleged port facilitated arms deal between DPRK and Russia
Sergei Lavrov could meet Kim Jong Un as evidence emerges of weapons operation to aid Moscow’s war in Ukraine
NK Pro analysis also shows at least 2 other ships involved in operation, appearing to back up US claims of weapons sales
Trade at Rason SEZ on rise with first container shipping in 5 years, while Mangyongbong-92 in for possible upgrades
Satellite imagery shows possible soldier block formations at Pyongyang’s Kim Il Sung Square on Sunday
Major Pyongyang project Kim Jong Un conceived to give teens ‘hardship’ experience misses his Oct. 10 holiday deadline
NK Pro analysis shows only partial revival of Sunchon Chemical Complex so far, as DPRK looks to build more greenhouses
NK Pro identifies DPRK propaganda at Chinese economic zone, which has seen flurry of activity as COVID controls ease
Authorities appear to be quarantining items for one week near Chinese border in sign DPRK still fears COVID spread
North Korean Supreme People’s Assembly also adds language on nuclear weapons status to constitution, passes new laws
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