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  1. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Pyongyang's response to Ebola: every foreigner in quarantine for 3 weeks

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 05:24am by AP

    ... monitoring at airports, seaports and railway border crossings. Warnings are also being aired on television to increase public awareness of the disease and its symptoms. North Korea's reaction ... China, and Beijing is where most flights into Pyongyang originate. ...

  2. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Japanese wrestler-politician ready to rumble in North Korea- but will Kim Jong-un attend?

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:35pm by AFP

    ... and Brazil as well as one from China. They include Bob Sapp, a former American mixed martial artist who has become a household name in Japan, Jerome Le Banner of France and Brazilian Montanha Silva. ... in North Korea's diplomatic circles and a secretary of the Workers Party. North Korea's high-profile treatment of Inoki seemed to indicate its readiness to improve ties with Japan, public ...

  3. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korean No 2 Choe Ryong-hae replaced by Kim’s protector

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 10:42pm by AFP

    ... and the disabled, a broadening of the state education and health-care systems, expanded efforts to provide enough food to the often famine-struck nation and a free housing programme. But, he said, efforts ... Kim, led to speculation that his disappearance might have been due to health problems. "I don't think we can say Choe has been purged, but he's clearly been moved aside, possibly ...

  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea cancels invite for US envoy to discuss Bae's release

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 11:52am by Reuters

    ... as a humanitarian gesture so he may reunite with his family and seek medical care.” The United States and South Korea will hold their annual joint military drills from February 24 to April 18, the combined ... the family did not know where the camp was, except that it was far from Pyongyang and Bae was working eight hours a day, six days a week. Chung said her brother suffered from a variety of health ...

  5. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Chinese passenger jet carrying 220 people in near miss with North Korean missile

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 06:52pm by Bloomberg, AFP

    ... Gang called on all sides to exercise "calm and restraint" to avoid any further escalation of tensions. China Southern Airlines' public relations department did not respond ... Agencies in Seoul China Southern Airlines jet passed through rocket's trajectory Chinese jet in near miss with missile A China Southern Airlines aircraft carrying 220 passengers ...

  6. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    South Korean missionary arrested in North makes ‘confession’

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

    ... on South Korean television. Foreigners arrested in North Korea are often required to make a public “confession” which can then expedite their eventual release. “I thought that the (North’s) current ... that he was Kim Jeong-wook, 50, a Baptist evangelist who for seven years had been providing shelter and food to North Koreans living in China’s northeastern border city of Dandong. Fellow ...

  7. News - China - NORTH KOREA

    Beijing rejects UN’s ‘unreasonable’ criticism in North Korea report

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 05:04pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing China rejected what it said was “unreasonable criticism” of Beijing in a new UN report on human rights abuses in North Korea, but it would not be drawn on whether ... justice for ordering systematic torture, starvation and killings comparable to Nazi-era atrocities, UN investigators said on Monday. The unprecedented public rebuke and warning to a head of state ...

  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Beijing will fight proposed UN court action over North Korean abuses

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 11:06pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing China says talks, not international court, the way to deal with crimes-against-humanity claims Beijing to oppose UN legal case on N Korean abuses China said ... camps with 80,000 to 120,000 people, state-sponsored abductions, publicly motivated executions and lifelong indoctrination. In a letter accompanying a the report, the panel's chairman, ...

  9. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    UN report on North Korea a glimpse into a nightmare state

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 11:03pm

    ... Council has the power to set up a special tribunal for North Korea. However, many observers believe that any attempt to take such action would be blocked by China, North Korea's closest ally and a veto-wielding member of the UN Security Council. The report chastised China for forcibly repatriating some North Korean refugees and for denying some 20,000 children born to North Korean women in China ...

  10. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea atrocities exposed, but experts sceptical on international action

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 12:32pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... her way across the border with China and eventually made it to Seoul in 2003, where she works as a dance teacher and lectures on life in North Korea. “My heart still aches and I still wake up ... in the North. Although the COI’s findings were nothing new to those working on North Korean rights issues, Hong said their publication was a “very meaningful step” with a UN mandate that would help ...




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