July 07, 2022
NK Pro Banner
NK Pro Banner

Misc.

Miscellaneous information that doesn’t match other tag areas

Seoul announces new space program plans as North Korea cries ‘double standards’
News

Seoul announces new space program plans as North Korea cries ‘double standards’

South Korea seeks to develop lunar lander, while DPRK outlet says recent rocket launch could have military purposes

Seoul announces new space program plans as North Korea cries ‘double standards’
Chaewon ChungChaewon Chung July 6, 2022
North Korea holding large meeting in Pyongyang as state media silent: Imagery
NK PRO
News

North Korea holding large meeting in Pyongyang as state media silent: Imagery

Parking lot full at top venue in recent days amid major party meeting plans, though military meeting also possible

North Korea holding large meeting in Pyongyang as state media silent: Imagery
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko July 6, 2022
Flooding hits area around North Korea’s nuclear complex: State media
News

Flooding hits area around North Korea’s nuclear complex: State media

Seoul says DPRK also opened floodgates near border without notice, as monsoon rains lash the peninsula

Flooding hits area around North Korea’s nuclear complex: State media
Jeongmin KimJeongmin Kim June 30, 2022
France drops treason charges against man accused of spying for Pyongyang
News

France drops treason charges against man accused of spying for Pyongyang

Benoit Quennedey’s pro-DPRK views and activism caught attention of French security services in 2018

France drops treason charges against man accused of spying for Pyongyang
Ethan JewellEthan Jewell June 9, 2022
How South Korea’s exclusive press clubs undermine democracy
KOREA PRO

How South Korea’s exclusive press clubs undermine democracy

Close ties between media and government inhibit hard-hitting reporting and compromise journalism's watchdog role

How South Korea’s exclusive press clubs undermine democracy
Sooyoung OhSooyoung Oh June 8, 2022
South Korea’s demographic crisis could be Yoon Suk-yeol’s biggest challenge
KOREA PRO

South Korea’s demographic crisis could be Yoon Suk-yeol’s biggest challenge

Super-low birth rate poised to reduce workforce and undermine national defense without major policy changes

South Korea’s demographic crisis could be Yoon Suk-yeol’s biggest challenge
Euy Suk KwonEuy Suk Kwon | Markus Bell June 7, 2022
North Korean accused of money laundering to accept US charges: Court records
News

North Korean accused of money laundering to accept US charges: Court records

Mun Chol Myong, who the US says has ties to DPRK's top spy agency, could face substantial jail time and fines

North Korean accused of money laundering to accept US charges: Court records
Ethan JewellEthan Jewell June 7, 2022
The extraordinarily normal life of a North Korean woman from a rural town
Columns

The extraordinarily normal life of a North Korean woman from a rural town

Move from countryside to career to housewife typifies apolitical path of majority that rarely questions DPRK society

The extraordinarily normal life of a North Korean woman from a rural town
Andrei LankovAndrei Lankov June 3, 2022
North Korea’s ventilator imports too little, too late: Medical experts
News

North Korea’s ventilator imports too little, too late: Medical experts

Chinese trade data shows DPRK imported millions of masks and 1,000 ventilators in April, but no COVID vaccines

North Korea’s ventilator imports too little, too late: Medical experts
Ethan JewellEthan Jewell May 30, 2022
Interview: How North Korean defector Jihyun Park found happiness in the UK
Featured Content

Interview: How North Korean defector Jihyun Park found happiness in the UK

The human rights activist shares her defection story and how her experiences drove her to get involved in politics

Interview: How North Korean defector Jihyun Park found happiness in the UK
Harry ClynchHarry Clynch May 26, 2022
1 2 3 4 19