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  1. FILE PHOTO: Head of the North Korean delegation, Ri Son Gwon talks with his South Korean counterpar

    North Korea confirms former defence commander is new foreign minister

    North Korea's state media on Friday confirmed that Ri Son Gwon, a former defence commander with limited diplomatic experience, has been appointed ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: North Korean fishermen are seen as a Chinese flag flutters from the Broken Bridge

    China fails to repatriate North Korea workers despite UN sanctions: US official

    China has failed to send home North Korean workers by a December deadline in violation of United Nations sanctions, a senior US official said on ...
  3. The vast majority of foreign tourists to North Korea are Chinese

    North Korea to ban tourists over Wuhan virus: Tour operator

    North Korea will ban foreign tourists to protect itself against a new SARS-like virus that has claimed at least nine lives in China and sickened ...
  4. North Korean defectors are offered free education and orientation classes to help them better adjust

    North Korean defector numbers to South lowest since 2001

    The number of North Koreans defecting to the South dropped to its lowest in nearly two decades last year, Seoul said Monday, continuing a downward ...
  5. FILE PHOTO - A North Korean flag flies on a mast at the Permanent Mission of North Korea in Geneva

    Exclusive: UN sanctions experts warn: stay away from North Korea cryptocurrency conference

    United Nations sanctions experts are warning people not to attend a cryptocurrency conference in North Korea in February, flagging it as a likely ...
  6. Alek Sigley says he was forced to sign a false confession while held in North Korea

    Australian student says North Korea forced him to admit spying

    An Australian student arrested for spying and expelled from North Korea last year said he was forced to write a false confession while held ...
  7. South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during his New Year press conference at the presidential

    South Korean president takes heart from Trump's birthday wishes to North Korea's Kim

    South Korea's President Moon Jae-in hailed US President Donald Trump for sending birthday wishes to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, describing it ...
  8. The Pyongyang Bar's clientele are largely curious Southerners, with the occasional Northern

    A North Korean outpost in Seoul: The Pyongyang Bar

    Tucked away in the dazzling neon of Seoul's Hongdae nightlife district, a small building bears an image of a North Korean-looking construction ...