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.
NK Pro analysis also shows at least 2 other ships involved in operation, appearing to back up US claims of weapons sales
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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
VIP plane makes 2nd trip to Pyongyang since August amid speculation over weapons deals and ahead of Russian FM’s visit
DPRK has yet to confirm policy change, which could lead to tourism reopening or just expansion of official exchanges
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