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North Korea in January 2023: A month in review and what’s ahead
Month in Review

North Korea in January 2023: A month in review and what’s ahead

An analytical look at the main developments from January 1, 2023 to January 31, 2023

North Korea in January 2023: A month in review and what’s ahead
NK ProNK Pro February 3, 2023
Timeline: From South Korean nukes to North Korean lockdown
Analysis

Timeline: From South Korean nukes to North Korean lockdown

NK Pro timeline charts the key events from January 1 - January 31

Timeline: From South Korean nukes to North Korean lockdown
NK ProNK Pro February 3, 2023
North Korea enacts new laws on ‘state secrets,’ child prodigies and loan debts
News

North Korea enacts new laws on ‘state secrets,’ child prodigies and loan debts

New loan law may stop private investors from recouping losses caused by sanctions and COVID controls, expert says

North Korea enacts new laws on ‘state secrets,’ child prodigies and loan debts
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko February 3, 2023
State media review: North Korea orders young ‘volunteers’ to construction sites
Analysis

State media review: North Korea orders young ‘volunteers’ to construction sites

An in-depth analysis of youth mobilization, forced grain donation, criticism of the UN Command and more

State media review: North Korea orders young ‘volunteers’ to construction sites
Seung-Yeon ChungSeung-Yeon Chung February 2, 2023
UN says it sent range of vaccines to North Korea for pregnant women and children
News

UN says it sent range of vaccines to North Korea for pregnant women and children

New report from UNICEF makes no mention of COVID jabs three years into pandemic

UN says it sent range of vaccines to North Korea for pregnant women and children
Ifang BremerIfang Bremer February 2, 2023
Sprawling worker camp appears near North Korea’s military nerve center
Analysis

Sprawling worker camp appears near North Korea’s military nerve center

Imagery shows new construction project outside Pyongyang that may be housing for munition workers or greenhouse farm

Sprawling worker camp appears near North Korea’s military nerve center
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko February 1, 2023
Behind the curtain: A photo journey through rural North Korea during COVID
News

Behind the curtain: A photo journey through rural North Korea during COVID

Exclusive images offer one of first looks at countryside since 2020, showing virus controls, inactive factories and more

Behind the curtain: A photo journey through rural North Korea during COVID
NK ProNK Pro February 1, 2023
North Korea calls for abolishing UN human rights office in Seoul
News

North Korea calls for abolishing UN human rights office in Seoul

Foreign ministry portrays office as working for US, as it co-hosts event featuring special envoy for DPRK human rights

North Korea calls for abolishing UN human rights office in Seoul
Ifang BremerIfang Bremer February 1, 2023
Imagining worst case scenarios on the Korean Peninsula – Ep. 273
North Korea News Podcast

Imagining worst case scenarios on the Korean Peninsula – Ep. 273

Security experts David Walsh and Andrew Gilholm discuss risks on the peninsula and what to do if North Korea attacks

Imagining worst case scenarios on the Korean Peninsula – Ep. 273
Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK News January 31, 2023
What’s left of the foreign community in Pyongyang, three years into pandemic
Analysis

What’s left of the foreign community in Pyongyang, three years into pandemic

NK Pro has compiled a comprehensive update of diplomatic and business presence in North Korea as of Jan. 2023

What’s left of the foreign community in Pyongyang, three years into pandemic
Chad O'CarrollChad O'Carroll January 31, 2023
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