Information related to North Korean defector issues
Jacco Zwetsloot narrates a trip to Baengnyeong Island and asks experts about its significance in inter-Korean affairs
Civil society, UN and others have criticized ‘the lack of North Korean human rights policy’ enacted under Moon Jae-in
Park Sang-hak says he flew 20 balloons with anti-DPRK propaganda across border, a likely violation of anti-leaflet law
Poll from US-based research group also suggests growing awareness of the enormous costs associated with unification
Pandemic border controls continue to limit numbers, as expert says North Koreans’ lives becoming more difficult
Artist Jeon Ju Yeong tells NK News he hopes his artwork will build bridge of understanding with South Koreans
A young woman recounts the series of events that drove her to rethink her life in the DPRK
Defector and YouTuber Jung Yuna discusses the dominating reach of organizational life in the lives of DPRK citizens
Those forcibly repatriated to North Korea face ‘torture’ and ‘execution,’ says congressional commission on China
The DPRK’s border controls have made it increasingly difficult to keep families informed and financially afloat
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