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  1. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea sentences South Korean 'spy' to hard labour for life

    Posted May 31st 2014, 08:53am by AFP

    ... for seven years to North Korean refugees living in China's northeastern border city of Dandong. They said he had crossed the Yalu border river in October last year to establish the whereabouts ...

  2. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    South Korean missionary arrested in North makes ‘confession’

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 04:38pm by AFP

    ... activists said he had crossed the Yalu border river in October to establish the whereabouts of some North Korean refugees who had been arrested in Dandong by Chinese authorities and repatriated. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - NORTH KOREA

    Marchers to urge Beijing to stop repatriating North Korean defectors

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

    ... 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, ...

  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Signs of activity at North Korea's mothballed Yongbyon nuclear reactor

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... water being released into the Kuryong River from the reactor facility at North Korea's main nuclear complex, according to the 38 North website, which is run by the US-Korea Institute ...

  5. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea rushes to complete lavish ski resort

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 03:28pm by Associated Press in Masik Pass

    ... flowing river. Beyond that, hundreds, if not thousands, of soldier-builders in drab olive-coloured uniforms - “shock brigades” assigned to especially urgent and difficult tasks - scour the slopes. ...

  6. News - China - NORTH KOREA

    Vice-President's North Korea trip shows Pyongyang still key partner

    Posted Jul 25th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Nations sanctions against the North. Tensions across the Yalu River have eased since Kim's envoy, Choe Ryong-hae, visited Beijing in May and met President Xi Jinping. North Korea's first ...

  7. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Special gardeners of Kumsusan Palace in Pyongyang

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... city in the season. Most of the large monuments, and there are many of them, are offset by lawns, and the boulevards are often lined with trees and grass verges. The banks of the Taedong river ...

  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Pyongyang glitters but most of North Korea still dark

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 03:12pm by Associated Press

    ... they set up temporary work camps along the Taedong River, makeshift shantytowns decorated by red flags. Today, the street would not look out of place in Seoul or Shanghai. Indeed, many of the goods ...

  9. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    N Korean leader Kim Jong-un congratulates China’s Xi

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 01:44pm by AFP

    ... by the same mountain and rivers”, Kim said, hailing the “common precious wealth” of their deep-rooted and historic friendship. “Believing that the traditional DPRK-China friendship which has developed ...

  10. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea's 'industrial hub' open for business but sees few takers

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Dandong, China

    ... of the impoverished North instead. The 1,400-hectare Hwanggumphyong island is one of four economic zones that were designed to be a magnet for Chinese capital and manufacturing. It lies on the Yalu river ...




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