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EU decries North Korean satellite launch as ‘flagrant violation’ of UN sanctions
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EU decries North Korean satellite launch as ‘flagrant violation’ of UN sanctions

27 countries in union also express concern about DPRK-Russia military cooperation, while calling for UN response

EU decries North Korean satellite launch as ‘flagrant violation’ of UN sanctions
Joe SmithJoe Smith November 24, 2023
North Korean insurance firm planning entry to Russian market, association says
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North Korean insurance firm planning entry to Russian market, association says

Russian insurers call move ‘promising,’ though expert raises doubts that reinsurer could pay out in case of incident

North Korean insurance firm planning entry to Russian market, association says
Anton SokolinAnton Sokolin November 23, 2023
South Korea, UK to conduct ‘joint sea patrols’ to enforce North Korea sanctions
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South Korea, UK to conduct ‘joint sea patrols’ to enforce North Korea sanctions

Expert says agreement will inject life into sanctions monitoring as Russia and China stonewall new measures

South Korea, UK to conduct ‘joint sea patrols’ to enforce North Korea sanctions
Joe SmithJoe Smith November 22, 2023
How North Korea’s successful satellite launch could raise tensions in near term
Analysis

How North Korea’s successful satellite launch could raise tensions in near term

Seoul has suspended military pact and will soon launch own satellite, but will be wary of undermining World Expo bid

How North Korea’s successful satellite launch could raise tensions in near term
Chad O'CarrollChad O'Carroll November 22, 2023
North Korean rice imports from China drop amid alleged arms trade with Russia
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North Korean rice imports from China drop amid alleged arms trade with Russia

Expert says Moscow may be sending more food staples in exchange for weapons, as wigs again top DPRK exports

North Korean rice imports from China drop amid alleged arms trade with Russia
Anton SokolinAnton Sokolin November 21, 2023
NGOs lament North Korea’s reluctance to accept aid despite humanitarian problems
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NGOs lament North Korea’s reluctance to accept aid despite humanitarian problems

Multiple groups report that they’ve struggled to reach contacts and deliver aid as DPRK prioritizes self-reliance

NGOs lament North Korea’s reluctance to accept aid despite humanitarian problems
Ifang BremerIfang Bremer November 20, 2023
North Korean soccer star reappears after vanishing from competition 3 years ago
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North Korean soccer star reappears after vanishing from competition 3 years ago

Han Kwang Song starts in World Cup qualifier vs. Syria, after sanctions derailed his career with Qatari club

North Korean soccer star reappears after vanishing from competition 3 years ago
Joe SmithJoe Smith November 17, 2023
Chinese law firm to open first office in North Korea despite sanctions concerns
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Chinese law firm to open first office in North Korea despite sanctions concerns

Jingsh say it will support foreign investment and acquisitions, years after UN sanctions drove out other law firms

Chinese law firm to open first office in North Korea despite sanctions concerns
Ifang BremerIfang Bremer November 16, 2023
The growing evidence of North Korean weapons trade with Russia – Ep. 315
North Korea News Podcast

The growing evidence of North Korean weapons trade with Russia – Ep. 315

The NK News team discusses Pyongyang’s ties with Moscow, overseas IT workers, boat defections and more

The growing evidence of North Korean weapons trade with Russia – Ep. 315
Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK News November 15, 2023
US court awards Otto Warmbier’s parents $2.2M in frozen North Korean funds
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US court awards Otto Warmbier’s parents $2.2M in frozen North Korean funds

Money seized from Russian bank to be paid in line with ruling that family is owed $500M over student’s wrongful death

US court awards Otto Warmbier’s parents $2.2M in frozen North Korean funds
Joe SmithJoe Smith November 15, 2023
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