January 28, 2020

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Citing legal complaints, YouTube purges more North Korea-focused channels

Both DPRK-run and supporter-run accounts among at least six targeted, though others continue to operate

Colin Zwirko January 14, 2020

Han Kwang Song, star North Korean footballer, moving to Qatar

Unclear how transfer to Al-Duhail SC is in compliance with UN sanctions, however

Oliver Hotham January 9, 2020

A North Korean school of rock: teaching heavy metal to Pyongyang school girls

Funky Sueyoshi reflects on his time at the June 9th school — and whether music could ever inspire change in the DPRK

Oliver Jia January 8, 2020
NK PRO

Ahead of Paektu trip, horse tracks replaced two of Kim Jong Un's private runways

New infrastructure may have served as a riding practice ground before December's highly-publicized mountain trek

Colin Zwirko January 8, 2020

Ask a North Korean: what does the leader's New Year's speech mean to you?

"No North Korean is looking forward to the New Year’s speech"

In-hua Kim | Tae-il Shim January 3, 2020

New app offers North Koreans quick access to country's laws and regulations

"Duty" 2.0 unveiling overlaps with 47th anniversary of the promulgation of the DPRK's 1972 constitution

Oliver Hotham December 27, 2019

China’s top law enforcement envoy led delegation in Pyongyang this week: embassy

Ministry of Public Security foreign cooperation chief Liao Jinrong met Chinese ambassador, other activities unclear

Colin Zwirko December 27, 2019

U.S. NGO seeks ideas to break North Korea's information cordon

Lumen wants to "provide all North Korean people with access to uncensored sources of information"

Chad O'Carroll December 20, 2019
NK PRO

Chinese grain exports to North Korea drop by half in October: data

DPRK's grain imports from China still higher than any point between spring 2018 and summer of this year

Jacob Fromer December 13, 2019

Ask a North Korean: is North Korea environmentally-friendly?

"'Nature' in North Korea is so bleak I am ashamed to even call it that."

In-hua Kim December 3, 2019
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