Information related to North Korean defector issues
Unification ministry says it cannot predict when tours to border village will resume but will consult with UN Command
An analytical look at the main developments from October 1, 2023 to October 31, 2023
NK Pro timeline charts the key events from Oct. 1 to Oct. 31
The regime does not acknowledge gay and transgender people, but that does not mean they don’t exist in the DPRK
Victor Cha and Ramon Pachero Pardo discuss their new book and share anecdotes from their time on the peninsula
Weak economy and sanctions likely driving shakeup, with broad implications for diplomacy, humanitarian aid and more
Kim Cheol-ok was repatriated after 25 years in China. Now her family is looking for answers about her fate.
Reports claim fisherman made first contact with boat of four defectors, leading some to criticize slow military response
Paul Kyumin Lee of Divided Families USA discusses a project to create a registry of divided families in America
Interviews with new arrivals suggest threat of repatriation is driving North Koreans in China to flee, expert says
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