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The boundaries of identity on the NK-China border

The boundaries of identity on the NK-China border

Those benefitting most now would be most disenfranchised in the event of unification

The boundaries of identity on the NK-China border
Fyodor Tertitskiy
Fyodor Tertitskiy December 26, 2014
Why Pyongyang’s AP bureau is worth it

Why Pyongyang’s AP bureau is worth it

Even compromised, the North Korean bureau can still be an important source of information

Why Pyongyang’s AP bureau is worth it
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov December 24, 2014
After Havana, why not Pyongyang?

After Havana, why not Pyongyang?

U.S. unlikely to normalize relations with N. Korea, despite potential benefits

After Havana, why not Pyongyang?
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov December 22, 2014
Sony consulted with U.S. government officials, defense analyst on ‘The Interview,’ emails show

Sony consulted with U.S. government officials, defense analyst on ‘The Interview,’ emails show

Leaked emails reveal discussions and possible signing off on film and graphic scene

Sony consulted with U.S. government officials, defense analyst on ‘The Interview,’ emails show
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald December 18, 2014
U.S. officials believe North Korea behind Sony Hack – media

U.S. officials believe North Korea behind Sony Hack – media

Official statement expected today, as Sony cancel the release of the "The Interview"

U.S. officials believe North Korea behind Sony Hack – media
NK News
NK News December 18, 2014
North denies involvement in hacking Sony

North denies involvement in hacking Sony

State media suggests supporters carried out 'righteous act' of hacking entertainment giant

North denies involvement in hacking Sony
Rob York
Rob York December 8, 2014
November: Military and diplomatic focus, status of Kim’s family
NK PRO

November: Military and diplomatic focus, status of Kim’s family

North continues diplomatic campaign while preparing for military drills; Kim’s sister rises while wife absent

November: Military and diplomatic focus, status of Kim’s family
John G. Grisafi
John G. Grisafi December 8, 2014
China exports shotgun ammo to North Korea without notifying UN

China exports shotgun ammo to North Korea without notifying UN

Ammunition export is likely a "technical violation" of the DPRK arms embargo

China exports shotgun ammo to North Korea without notifying UN
NK News
NK News December 4, 2014
Will Kim Jong Un ever deliver economic success in North Korea?

Will Kim Jong Un ever deliver economic success in North Korea?

Will North Korea's economy ever make significant improvements?

Will Kim Jong Un ever deliver economic success in North Korea?
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll December 1, 2014
N. Korean upgraded tanks still in use in Syrian Civil War
NK PRO

N. Korean upgraded tanks still in use in Syrian Civil War

Influence, legacy of DPRK weapons industry extends beyond original Syrian government clients

N. Korean upgraded tanks still in use in Syrian Civil War
Joost Oliemans
Joost Oliemans | Stijn Mitzer December 1, 2014