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  1. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Kim Jong-un's return to spotlight shows slightly more open North Korea

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 06:27am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... Koh Yoo-hwan, a professor of North Korea studies at Dongguk University in Seoul. In fawning official accounts of Kim's reappearance, neither the Korean Central News Agency nor Rodong ...

  2. 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. ... “rubbish”. “It would have to be a very subtle coup indeed not to disrupt international travel plans,” said Andray Abrahamian of the Choson Exchange, a Singapore-based group running a programme ...

  3. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Pyongyang urges US to resume recovery of Korean war remains

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:30am by AP

    ... by then defence secretary Donald Rumsfeld amid nuclear tensions. The two sides agreed in 2011 to resume the joint missions, but the US scrapped the plan in protest against North Korea's decision ...

  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea's Yongbyon nuclear facility may be idle again

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 09:07pm by Reuters

    ... Nations in Geneva, said Pyongyang was ready to resume the so-called six-party talks and was not planning a nuclear or missile test. The US responded that Pyongyang must first take meaningful steps ... North Korea said it planned to revive it, experts said it would probably take about six months to get it up and running, if it had not suffered significant damage from neglect. South Korea ...

  5. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    'I dig fields for 8 hours a day’: US man jailed in North Korea describes hard labour

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 04:58pm

    ... not specify whom the Obama administration was willing to send. But Scott Snyder, senior fellow for Korea Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations think tank, said he was told by the administration ...

  6. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    American with 'ambition to experience North Korea prison' given six years of hard labour

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 05:34pm by AP

    ... months ago- which listed violations so severe as to amount to crimes against humanity. The paper compiled by the North's Association for Human Rights Studies insisted that its people enjoyed ...

  7. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Top N Korean official heads to Europe in apparent diplomatic gesture

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:18am by KYODO, AP

    ... with Japan, North Korea is planning to send Foreign Minister Ri Su-yong to New York this month for this year's United Nations General Assembly meeting. If realised, this would be the first time ... in improving ties with South Korea, said Chang Yong-seok, a senior researcher at Seoul National University's Institute for Peace and Unification Studies. Kyodo, Associated Press ...

  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    American tourist Matthew Miller to go on trial in North Korea after demanding asylum

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 03:04pm by AFP

    ... of the central committee of the ruling Workers’ Party, arrived on Saturday for a European tour including Germany and Italy. Foreign Minister Ri Su-yong reportedly plans to visit New York to attend the UN ... the US detainees as a bargaining chip to force Washington to the negotiating table, said Kim Yong-hyun, professor of North Korean Studies in Dongguk University. “The North is hoping that the US ...

  9. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Uncovering the secrets of Mount Paektu on the China, North Korea border

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 09:58pm by AP

    ... have- until recently- been unable to conduct on-site studies. Building the models of what happened previously allows us to address what might happen in the future SEISMOLOGIST JAMES HAMMON Fresh off their third visit to the volcano, two British scientists studying the mountain in an unprecedented joint project with North Korea say they may soon be able to reveal some of its secrets, ...

  10. 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 ... will not meet Ri, despite Pyongyang’s strong interest in coming back to the negotiating table with Washington. “There is no plan for that. Nor do I anticipate that’s something that would take place,” US ...




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