December 10, 2022

Human Security / Human Rights

Information related to human security / human rights in North Korea

Danger zone: Activists say they sent ‘Top Gun’ and other films into North Korea

Danger zone: Activists say they sent ‘Top Gun’ and other films into North Korea

Group aims to ‘empower’ the people but may have defied South Korean law against sending materials across border

Danger zone: Activists say they sent ‘Top Gun’ and other films into North Korea
Ifang Bremer
Ifang Bremer December 5, 2022
More new smartphone designs appear in North Korea in sign of trade rebound

More new smartphone designs appear in North Korea in sign of trade rebound

State media footage also suggests Kim Yo Jong and other Kim family members use imported smartphone models

More new smartphone designs appear in North Korea in sign of trade rebound
Colin Zwirko
Colin Zwirko December 5, 2022
Timeline: From North Korea’s mammoth ICBM launch to Kim Jong Un’s daughter
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Timeline: From North Korea’s mammoth ICBM launch to Kim Jong Un’s daughter

NK Pro timeline charts the key events from November 1 - November 30

Timeline: From North Korea’s mammoth ICBM launch to Kim Jong Un’s daughter
NK Pro
NK Pro December 2, 2022
North Korea in November 2022: A month in review and what’s ahead
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North Korea in November 2022: A month in review and what’s ahead

An analytical look at the main developments from November 1, 2022 to November 30, 2022

North Korea in November 2022: A month in review and what’s ahead
NK Pro
NK Pro December 2, 2022
US envoy to Seoul urges China and Russia to push North Korea to denuclearize

US envoy to Seoul urges China and Russia to push North Korea to denuclearize

Washington remains committed to ‘extended deterrence’ for South Korea and Japan, including use of nuclear weapons

US envoy to Seoul urges China and Russia to push North Korea to denuclearize
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll | Shreyas Reddy December 1, 2022
Seoul says it sent state-sponsored humanitarian aid to North Korea

Seoul says it sent state-sponsored humanitarian aid to North Korea

First-known aid shipment under Yoon Suk-yeol organized by private group and delivered on recent date

Seoul says it sent state-sponsored humanitarian aid to North Korea
Jeongmin Kim
Jeongmin Kim December 1, 2022
State media review: North Korea boasts about close ties between Kim and Xi
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State media review: North Korea boasts about close ties between Kim and Xi

An in-depth analysis of the latest letter between Beijing and Pyongyang, an ‘anti-honking’ law, medicine expo and more

State media review: North Korea boasts about close ties between Kim and Xi
Seung-Yeon Chung
Seung-Yeon Chung December 1, 2022
Moon slams investigation into 2020 death of ROK citizen as partisan witch hunt

Moon slams investigation into 2020 death of ROK citizen as partisan witch hunt

Prosecutors seek arrest of Moon Jae-in’s former officials over alleged mishandling of DPRK shooting death of Lee Dae-jun

Moon slams investigation into 2020 death of ROK citizen as partisan witch hunt
Ifang Bremer
Ifang Bremer December 1, 2022
North Korea warns of ‘violent death’ for ‘political moron’ Yoon Suk-yeol

North Korea warns of ‘violent death’ for ‘political moron’ Yoon Suk-yeol

New propaganda booklet says South Korea conspiring with US to wage nuclear war against DPRK, likens Yoon to dictator

North Korea warns of ‘violent death’ for ‘political moron’ Yoon Suk-yeol
Seung-Yeon Chung
Seung-Yeon Chung | Shreyas Reddy November 30, 2022
Chinese fishing boats avoid North Korean waters after Beijing order, data shows
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Chinese fishing boats avoid North Korean waters after Beijing order, data shows

Boats stay west of the 124th meridian in Yellow Sea after government warns against fights with DPRK counterparts

Chinese fishing boats avoid North Korean waters after Beijing order, data shows
Ethan Jewell
Ethan Jewell November 30, 2022