North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Hails ‘Sacred Combat Mission,’ Gets Warm Words from World Leaders

The latest blow to North Korea comes amid a series of setbacks to Kim Jong Un’s five-year plan determined at the last national Korean Workers’ Party congress in 2016. Failure to reach a peace deal with the United States has left international sanctions against North Korea intact and the novel coronavirus pandemic has shocked the […]

North Korea military parade will ‘send a message’ to the world

North Korea scales down jingoism on 70th birthday Stalled peace process In a historic meeting with US President Donald Trump in June, Kim pledged to work toward denuclearizing the Korean peninsula. But Kim’s efforts to ease tensions with the US have stalled since the Singapore meeting. While Washington insists Pyongyang commits to denuclearization first, the […]

North Korea massive military parade will ‘send a message’ to the world

North Korea scales down jingoism on 70th birthday Stalled peace process In a historic meeting with US President Donald Trump in June, Kim pledged to work toward denuclearizing the Korean peninsula. But Kim’s efforts to ease tensions with the US have stalled since the Singapore meeting. While Washington insists Pyongyang commits to denuclearization first, the […]

Typhoons blow North Koreas economic plans further off course

While the problems are unlikely to pose a threat to Kim`s rule, North Korea will need to make significant domestic and foreign policy changes to head off steadily worsening living conditions, growing economic problems and a declining humanitarian situation in the next year or two, according to Chad O`Carroll, CEO of the Korea Risk Group, […]

North Korea says Trump’s preconditions for talks are “preposterous”

The prospect of negotiations comes during an apparent thaw in relations between North and South Korea after the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, which the North said on Sunday are “now opening a new chapter of reconciliation and cooperation.” South Korean officials announced Sunday that South Korea’s president will send a delegation to Pyongyang later this […]

Trump Willing To Try Engagement With North Korea Regime: Seoul

“We hope the new government will correct the problems that we have encountered and take effective measures and positions as soon as possible to remove the obstacles that have been placed on the road to good relations between our two countries,” Wang said in comments in front of reporters.

Russia Opens Ferry Link to North Korea Despite U.S. Warnings over Missile Tests

“We call on all nations to fully implement U.N. Security Council Resolutions, and sever or downgrade diplomatic and commercial relations with North Korea,” a spokeswoman for the U.S. State Department, Katina Adams, said when asked about the new ferry service.

North Korea Reportedly Issues ‘Shoot-to-Kill’ Orders to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

North Korean authorities have issued shoot and kill orders on the border with China to avoid COVID-19 contamination, US Forces Korea commander Robert Abrams reportedly said during an online conference for the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), as quoted by the Bangkok Post.

North Korea LinkedIn hackers are targeting Brits in wave of fake job scams

They’ve targeted banks around the world in a bid to steal cash, as well as hacking Sony in 2014 as revenge for the planned-release of The Interview, a comedy about assassinating Kim Jong-un.

North Korea satellite imagery ‘suggests Kim is preparing submarine missile launch’

There are no visible indications in the imagery that the highly anticipated “newly built submarine” – North Korea’s first true ballistic missile submarine – has been launched, according to the think tank.