February 29, 2024

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Shreyas Reddy

Shreyas Reddy

Shreyas Reddy is a correspondent at NK News, based in Seoul. He previously worked as a researcher at BBC Monitoring, where his work focused on news and key people and organizations from the Korean Peninsula, Japan, Southeast Asia and the Pacific. Follow him on Twitter.

News

North Korean propaganda sites targeting South go dark in simultaneous outage

Expert says DPRK appears to have intentionally turned off sites, as Kim Jong Un looks to overhaul inter-Korean policy

Shreyas ReddyShreyas ReddyJanuary 11, 2024
News

North Korean hackers responsible for third of all crypto losses in 2023: Report

Researchers say DPRK cybercriminals were ‘most prolific,’ despite on-year dropoff to some $600M in stolen assets

Shreyas ReddyShreyas ReddyJanuary 9, 2024
News

Kim Jong Un sends condolences to Japanese PM over New Year’s Day quake

Letter appears to be first of kind sent to Japan, in what expert calls effort to portray North Korea as ‘normal country’

Shreyas ReddyShreyas ReddyJanuary 8, 2024
News

Russia launched multiple North Korean ballistic missiles into Ukraine, US says

White House says DPRK recently supplied launchers and dozens of missiles to Russia in escalation of weapons cooperation

Ifang BremerIfang Bremer | Shreyas ReddyJanuary 5, 2024
News

South Korea to dissolve foundation in charge of inter-Korean industrial park

Seoul cites cost of operating foundation and unauthorized North Korean activity at Kaesong complex closed since 2016

Joon Ha ParkJoon Ha Park | Shreyas ReddyJanuary 4, 2024
News

Kim Jong Un’s daughter is his ‘most likely successor’: Seoul spy agency

Statement marks first time NIS has identified child as future leader, after previously expressing skepticism

Joon Ha ParkJoon Ha Park | Shreyas ReddyJanuary 4, 2024
News

Seoul pledges to push for unification after North Korea deems it ‘impossible’

Minister’s statement reflects fact that Seoul is bound by constitutional commitment to goal of unification, expert says

Shreyas ReddyShreyas ReddyJanuary 3, 2024
News

North Korea scheduled to host Japan women’s soccer team for Olympic qualifier

DPRK has not confirmed game will go ahead, but it could be first time foreign athletes enter the country since pandemic

Shreyas ReddyShreyas ReddyJanuary 2, 2024
Analysis

Why South Korea has backed down from plans to ease ban on North Korean media

Experts say restrictions are ‘outdated’ and counter to online freedom, but likely to persist under Yoon administration

Shreyas ReddyShreyas ReddyJanuary 1, 2024
News

Be ready to use ‘super-powerful’ means to crush US, Kim Jong Un orders military

North Korean leader warns of growing risk of armed conflict with South Korea and US, echoing rhetoric at recent plenum

Shreyas ReddyShreyas ReddyJanuary 1, 2024
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