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North Korea: High-level delegation to Olympics

North Korea is slated to send a high-level delegation to South Korea for the closing ceremony of Winter Olympics. The delegation will be led by Kim Yong Chol, who is Vice Chairman of the Party Central Committee and will be joined by Ri Son Gwon who is chairing the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the country. 80 more words

Geopolitics

ESTIMATING AND MAPPING NORTH KOREA’S MISSILE CAPABILITIES

Methodology

According to reports from CNN and the New York Times, the estimates for North Korea’s three longest range missiles are the Hwasong-10 (also known as Musudan), Taepodong-2 and Taepodong-3, with maximum ranges of 4000km, 8000km, and 12,000km respectively. 524 more words

Intermediate GIS

The Contents of One's Heart

In that particular wing of the United Nations, the air was thick with secrecy.

“Did you bring it?” whispered America.

“Yeah,” Japan whispered back. From her shirt, she pulled a small glass vial that stored a vibrant bluish liquid. 1,080 more words

Humor

What happens when North Korea’s Olympians return home without medals? A public shaming

Having spent the Olympics in Pyeongchang competing not for medals but to avoid inevitable last-place finishes in nearly every sport, North Korea’s 22 athletes may be publicly shamed when they return home. 1,202 more words

News

State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence was all set to hold a history-making meeting with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in South Korea, but Kim Jong Un’s government canceled at the last minute, the Trump administration said Tuesday. 889 more words

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US security firm: North Korea’s elite hacking group reaches ‘advanced’ level

Press TV. Listen here.

An AFP photo taken on May 15, 2017 shows staff monitoring the spread of ransomware cyber-attacks at the Korea Internet and Security Agency (KISA) in Seoul. 537 more words