North Korea

North Korea

North Korea (Korean: 조선; MR: Chosŏn or literally 북조선; MR: Pukchosŏn), officially the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea ( or DPR Korea; Korean: 조선민주주의인민공화국, Chosŏn Minjujuŭi Inmin Konghwaguk), is a country in East Asia constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula, with Pyongyang as its capital and the largest city in the country.

May 28, 2020

Top U.S. military officer calls for readiness against N. Korea, other actors

WASHINGTON, May 28 (Yonhap) — The chairman of the U.S. […]
May 28, 2020

DOJ accuses North Koreans of multi-year, $2.5 billion money laundering “scheme”

North Korea engaged in a “multi-year scheme” to evade global […]
May 28, 2020

U.N. group asks N. Korea to determine whereabouts of 34 missing persons

SEOUL, May 28 (Yonhap) — A U.N. group has requested […]
May 28, 2020

68 pct of S. Korean teens think unification with N.K. necessary: poll

SEOUL, May 28 (Yonhap) — Nearly 70 percent of South […]
May 28, 2020

(LEAD) S. Korea to mark 20th anniv. of inter-Korean summit next month without N. Korea

(ATTN: ADDS details throughout, photo)By Yi Wonju SEOUL, May 28 […]
May 28, 2020

S. Korea to mark 20th anniv. of inter-Korean summit next month without N. Korea

SEOUL, May 28 (Yonhap) — South Korea plans to hold […]
May 28, 2020

Moon administration will seek to ease restrictions on inter-Korean exchange: MOU

The Moon administration is planning to re-propose an amendment bill […]
May 28, 2020

Why supporting de facto Chinese rule of North Korea would be a huge mistake

Views expressed in Opinion articles are exclusively the authors’ own […]
May 27, 2020

Why sensationalizing Kim Jong Un clouds the reality of how he maintains power

Views expressed in Opinion articles are exclusively the authors’ own […]
May 27, 2020

Scrapping of five-year economic plan signaled in latest North Korean TV blurring

Updated at 17:30 KST to alter the translation of “Mallima […]
May 27, 2020

Russia issues three more indictments against North Korean fishermen

Prosecutors in Moscow issued three indictments this week against North […]
May 27, 2020

Expert calls for proposing video family reunions with N. Korea to mark 20th anniversary of summit

SEOUL, May 27 (Yonhap) — South Korea should propose video […]