Information related to North Korean defector issues
Whereabouts and condition of Travis King remain unknown, as US officials express concern about his treatment
The Kim regime heavily restricts artists, but South Korean culture shines a light on what the Koreas share in common
Incheon airport says military personnel did not join Travis King past security, amid questions about US Army procedures
The NK News team discusses possible outcomes of apparent defection and when DPRK shot down a US spy plane in 1969
Seoul attributes on-quarter surge in new arrivals to 65 to eased COVID controls in China, anticipating trend to continue
The regime treats drinking as a ‘political cancer,’ but alcohol is the only way for many to escape their harsh reality
Speakers at unification ministry event call for pressuring DPRK and China, but raising awareness likely won’t be enough
NGO confirms police are searching for DPRK citizen, the third to disappear in region in last month
A plunge in new arrivals has left facility deserted, and forced South Korea to rethink how it helps struggling defectors
While praising sacrificial love between comrades, schools discourage romance and treat it as taboo
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