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Canadian officials meet pastor sentenced to life in prison in North Korea

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of – North Korea’s state media says Canadian officials have met with a detained Ontario pastor who has been sentenced to life in prison in the country. 193 more words


North Korea discusses detainment of Canadian pastor with Sweden's ambassador: report

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of – North Korea says it has discussed the issue of a Canadian detainee with the Swedish ambassador in the country.

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North Korea Conducts Fifth Nuclear Test as Regime Celebrates National Holiday 

The governments in both South Korea and Japan convened emergency meetings to discuss the test.

TOKYO — Anna Fifield reports: North Korea conducted its fifth atomic test Friday morning, South Korean officials said, as Kim Jong Un’s regime continues to defy international condemnation of its nuclear and missile programs and waves of sanctions. 404 more words

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North Korea party to give Kim Jong Un top title at congress

PYONGYANG, Korea, Democratic People’s Republic Of – North Korea’s ruling party is preparing to bestow its top title on leader Kim Jong Un, another sign that the third heir to North Korea’s dynasty of Kims is firmly in control despite his country’s deepening international isolation over one of his key ambitions: to keep developing more and better nuclear weapons. 777 more words


NORK Senior Intelligence Officer Defects

More than 28,000 people have fled North Korea since the end of the Korean War, but high level defections are rare.

A senior North Korean military officer who oversaw spying operations has defected, say South Korean officials. 338 more words

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[VIDEO] Japanese Professor Collects North Korean Everyday Objects

Professor Toshio Miyatsuka is one of Japan’s leading experts on North Korea. He has filled his office with mundane objects such as toys and packs of cigarettes, all from the Hermit Kingdom. 8 more words