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A Western student went to North Korea to study and he describes what it was like

Alessandro Ford, the first Westerner allowed to study in North Korea, is opening up about his experience living in the totalitarian dictatorship.

From August to December 2014, Ford was enrolled at Pyongyang’s Kim Il-sung University where he stayed in a dorm with about 90 foreign students, most of them from China.  392 more words

Ada Udang di Balik Anggrek

ANGGREK menjadi tools politik luar negeri Singapura dalam berhubungan dengan negara tetangga mereka, Indonesia.

Hari Rabu lalu Singapura memikat hati Ibu Negara Iriana Joko Widodo dengan menggunakan anggrek. 791 more words


East Asian Cup Preview

So this weekend sees the bi-annual mini-competition known as the East Asian Cup, it’s a time for teams to trial new players, give youth a chance and a million other cliches that we could coin. 825 more words

Enter Pyongyang

To me, North Korea is one of the most interesting countries in the world. Because of that, I just _have_ to feature this film in here, although unfortunately embedding is not available. 9 more words


In Their Own Words

Hi friends…and Shabbat Shalom!  Yesterday I shared the first of a 7-part short video series produced by the Clarion Project.  Despite “assurances” that rogue regimes will agree to pursue peace, their own words defy them.   188 more words


Melepas YM Ri Jong Ryul

Ri Jong Ryul hampir menyelesaikan masa tugasnya di Jakarta. Kamis (30/7), Dutabesar Republik Rakyat Demokratik Korea itu mengunjungi kediaman Rachmawati Soekarnoputri untuk berpamitan sebelum meninggalkan Jakarta pertengahan Agustus 2015. 244 more words


North Korean woman wins diving gold, makes history at world aquatics championship

Sixteen-year-old Kim Kuk Hyang captured North Korea’s first gold medal at a world aquatics championship with a near flawless dive off the 10-meter platform on Thursday. 178 more words

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