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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.

Hyeon Soo Lim… 428 more words

Canada

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

War Room

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

World

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

War Room

[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

Mediasphere

[VIDEO] North Korea's Satellite-Launch Plan Condemned

The U.S., South Korea and Japan condemned North Korea’s plan to launch a long-range rocket that Pyongyang says is carrying an earth-observation satellite. Photo: Airbus Defense & Space and 38 North satellite imagery.

Mediasphere

Kim Jong Un Inspects the Korean People’s Army Fisheries Division

The Korean Central News Agency announced that on November the 19th, 2014, Kim Jong Un inspected Unit 567 of the Korean People’s Army – which is part of the 18th Division of Fisheries – and boarded the boat designated ‘Red Maple 2-04’.  83 more words

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