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  1. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea leader Kim is still in charge, has leg injury: source

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 09:52am by Reuters in Beijing and Seoul

    ... uncertainty about him, and the status of his regime, will grow,” said Curtis Melvin, a researcher at the US-Korea Institute at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington. ...

  2. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea's foreign minister, once Kim Jong-un's guardian, makes Asia diplomacy debut

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 05:02pm by AP

    ... as a guardian of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un when he studied at an international school in Switzerland in the 1990s. In addition to the one-day meeting, where North Korea’s nuclear and missile ...

  3. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Two American tourists detained in N Korea seek help from Washington, says report

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 04:23pm by Reuters

    ... with Fowle's case said. Media reports in Ohio said he was a churchgoer and was once a member of his school's Bible club- but there is little evidence to suggest he was a missionary. The source ...

  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Rare photographs from North Korea leader Kim's childhood broadcast during Pyongyang concert

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 03:42pm by Staff Reporter

    ... of North Korea at the age of 28 in December 2011 and is currently the world’s youngest head of state. Although there is no official biography of his life, it is believed he attended schools ... school in Pyongyang, and was revealed as his father’s heir in 2009 after his eldest half-brother Kim Hong-nam fell out of favour. Kim holds the titles of First Secretary of the Workers’ Party ...

  5. News - World - NORTH KOREA

    BBC apologises to university for North Korea undercover trip ‘using students as human shields’

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 12:43pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London The BBC apologised on Monday to a leading British university for sending two undercover reporters to accompany an academic trip to North Korea, after an internal investigation found that it had failed to inform students of the potential risks. The publicly funded BBC joined the trip to North Korea for students and post-graduates of the London School of Economics ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - NORTH KOREA

    Marchers to urge Beijing to stop repatriating North Korean defectors

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 05:09am by Christy Choi

    ... 23-year-old Owen Lau Kwun-hang, a secondary school teacher and one of the four founders of the group. They expect 10 to 20 people to take part in the march from Immigration Tower in Wan Chai ... imposed stricter border controls. North Korean troops stationed on the Tumen River shoot defectors attempting to reach Chinese soil. The number of defectors peaked in 2009 at just under 3,000, ...

  7. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Japan and North Korea set to restart talks on nuclear programme, kidnapppings

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 02:37pm by Reuters

    ... nationals in the 1970s and 1980s to help train spies and said eight of them had died, including Megumi Yokota, who was abducted in 1977 on her way home from school at the age of 13. Last week, ...

  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Japanese abductee's North Korean daughter meets relatives in Mongolia

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 04:54am by AFP

    ... was abducted by North Korean agents in 1977 on her way home from school in the city of Niigata by the Sea of Japan, known by the Koreas as the East Sea, and taken to North Korea by boat. North Korea ...

  9. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    UN report on North Korea a glimpse into a nightmare state

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 11:03pm

    ... to preclude the expression of any dissent", the report said. It detailed the use of public executions with machine guns, with entire school classes brought to watch. As part of the report, ...

  10. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Japan to shoot down North Korean missile if it approaches territory

    Posted Dec 08th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Japan will destroy missile if it threatens territory Japan yesterday issued the order to shoot down a North Korean rocket if it threatens the nation's territory, the top government official said. Tokyo has readied surface-to-air missiles in and around Tokyo, and Okinawa, and is putting its armed forces on standby ahead of Pyongyang's planned ...




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