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  1. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Limping North Korea leader Kim Jong-un leads memorial for his grandfather

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 02:23pm

    ... by North Korea’s nominal head of state, Kim Yong-nam, who hailed the elder Kim as the “greatest leader in human history” and offered a long list of his accomplishments, punctuated by lengthy ...

  2. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Pyongyang about to enter the rough and tumble world of pro-wrestling

    Posted May 19th 2014, 04:13pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Seoul The wild world of professional wrestling is heading to North Korea. The authoritarian nation locked in a long stand-off with its neighbours and the United States over its nuclear bomb ambitions yesterday announced plans for an international pro-wrestling match in the capital, Pyongyang, in late August. “World renowned pro-wrestlers” from Japan, the US ...

  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

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Hwang Pyong-so succeeds Choe Ryong-hae as North Korean leader's effective deputy, a role for which observer says he's long been groomed Kim makes ... this year that Choe had been arrested and possibly purged after he dropped from public view for three weeks- an unusually long absence for such a senior figure. His reappearance in March, alongside ...

  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Satellite images show imminent North Korea nuclear test unlikely: US think tank

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 12:21pm by Reuters in Seoul

    ... in their assessment this week that the North could be ready to launch a new test at short notice. North Korea has been heavily sanctioned for its nuclear and long-range rocket programmes but has pressed ahead ...

  5. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea hits out at UN meeting over its human rights abuses

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 05:35pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... and social system chosen by the Korean people in the long run,” he said. “The US and the West had better put under control the worst human rights abuses in their own countries and mind their own ...

  6. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    UN human rights inquiry chief wants North Korea hauled before international court

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 09:33am by Reuters at the United Nations

    ... [Democratic People Republic of Korea] exceeds all others in duration, intensity and horror,” Michael Kirby told an informal meeting of the 15-member council. A year-long UN inquiry, led by Kirby, ...

  7. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea denounces US ‘double-standards’ over South’s missile tests

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:49pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... been brought to light.” North Korean spokesman “As long as the US persists in its hostile policy... according to its high-handed, arbitrary and gangster-like double standards, [North Korea] ...

  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea accuses US of being ‘hell-bent on regime change’

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 02:27pm by Associated Press in New York

    ... regime. “We have long made clear – in close consultation with our allies – that we are open to improved relations with the DPRK.” US Diplomat Ri blamed the US for aggravating tensions ... primary goal is to maintain tensions and prevent denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula. A US diplomat who was not authorised to comment publicly later responded: “We have long made clear ...

  9. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Much ado about nothing for North Korean space agency Nada

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 09:54pm by GDN

    ... use the ballistic-missile technology to develop long-range weapons. The Korean news agency said the nation had "pushed ahead with space-development projects to turn the country ...

  10. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Rumoured order for students in Pyongyang to copy Kim Jong-un’s hairstyle goes viral

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 10:28pm by AP

    ... directives on hairstyles weren't much of an issue, since most people voluntarily kept their hair neat and conservatively styled. In 2005, however, the government waged war against men with long ...




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