May 19, 2024

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NK News is a North Korea specialist news and information resource head-quartered in Delaware, U.S.A.

North Korea News Podcast

How North Korea uses feature films as a social weapon – Ep. 342

Benjamin Joinau discusses his database of some 800 DPRK movies and what we can learn from the country’s cinema

North Korea News Podcast

What Russia has to gain by killing the UN panel on North Korea – Ep. 341

Christopher Green and NK News reporters discuss Moscow’s veto, Day of the Sun changes, Kim Jong Un’s new song and more

North Korea News Podcast

Why North Korea has embraced sustainable development – Ep. 340

Sojin Lim discusses the DPRK’s compliance with some international standards and disregard for others

North Korea News Podcast

The ups and downs of negotiating with North Koreans – Ep. 338

Retired US Air Force Lt. Col. Aaron Trimble recounts his work engaging with DPRK officers at Panmunjom

North Korea News Podcast

North Korea’s impact on the South Korean general election – Ep. 337

The NK News team talks about voter indifference to DPRK issues, why anti-aircraft guns are on Seoul skyscrapers and more

Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK NewsApril 10, 2024
North Korea News Podcast

The challenges of archiving North Korea’s volatile media – Ep. 336

Emil Boivin of the North Korean Archives and Library discusses his project to preserve DPRK media prone to disappearing

Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK NewsApril 3, 2024
North Korea News Podcast

How North Korea rinses the dirty proceeds of its cyber heists – Ep. 335

Geoff White discusses the DPRK’s use of the dark web, Nigerian influencers and crypto mixers to launder stolen funds

Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK NewsMarch 27, 2024
North Korea News Podcast

How dictatorship shapes the politics of the North Korean diaspora – Ep. 334

Sheena Chestnut Greitens discusses how defectors navigate democracy and the regime’s efforts to control those who leave

Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK NewsMarch 20, 2024
North Korea News Podcast

North Korea’s unexpected response to US-ROK military exercises – Ep. 333

The NK News team talks Freedom Shield drills, the status of the DPRK’s social media accounts and more

Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK NewsMarch 13, 2024
North Korea News Podcast

What the UN’s role in North Korea will look like going forward – Ep. 332

Former UN resident coordinator Frode Mauring discusses dealing with the DPRK during the pandemic and what comes next

Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK NewsMarch 6, 2024
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