Home » Archives by category » World » North Korea

North Korea May Be Detaining Canadian Pastor

North Korea May Be Detaining Canadian Pastor

A Canadian pastor has failed to return from North Korea after a humanitarian visit to the country, according to a church official. Reverend Hyeon Soo Lim, 60, journeyed to North Korea on January 31 and was due to travel back on February 4. Reverend Lim has been to North Korea on multiple occasions, though this […]

North Korea Tests Missiles in Response to U.S. – South Korea Drill

North Korea Tests Missiles in Response to U.S. – South Korea Drill

  Minutes ago, news has come in that two missiles of short-range were fired by North Korea off its cost Monday, March 1. A military official from South Korea has reportedly mentioned that the missile test by North Korea is to get its displeasure noted, about the scheduled military exercises between the United States and […]

British Intelligence Attempted to Recruit North Korean Spy: Report Leaked

British Intelligence Attempted to Recruit North Korean Spy: Report Leaked

British Intelligence (MI6) has undergone an effort to recruit a North Korean asset in which they would offer a “long term clandestine relationship in return for payment”, according to a cable obtained by Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit. The cable marked “Secret UK/SA eyes only” showed that MI6 requested aid from South Africa’s Security Agency (SSA) […]

Slogans by North Korea Are Rather Unusual

Slogans by North Korea Are Rather Unusual

Roughly 300 rather unusual political slogans like, “Let us build a fairyland for the people by dint of science!” were released by North Korea in celebration of its 70 year anniversary. The slogans were written by the Worker’s Party of Korea (the ruling party) and published by the official state news called the Korean Central News Agency. […]

South Korea Faxes North Korea Proposing Talks

South Korea Faxes North Korea Proposing Talks

In an effort to further diplomatic relations, Ryoo Kihl-jae, the Unification Minister for South Korea, has announced that his government reached out to North Korea today proposing talks for next month. In a faxed message, South Korea has reportedly extended a hand northward and proposed that representatives of the two governments meet in the next […]

North Korean Detainees Released

North Korean Detainees Released

North Korea has released two American detainees, Matthew Todd Miller and Kenneth Bae. The men have been allowed to leave the communist nation and their release was secured via a secret mission by top U.S. intelligence officials. Bae and Miller flew back from North Korea on a U.S. military plane with National Intelligence Director James Clapper, […]

North Korea Releases Two American Captives

North Korea Releases Two American Captives

A spokesman from the U.S. Director of National Intelligence’s office, Brian Hale, made a statement announcing the release of two American captives, Kenneth Bae and Matthew Todd Miller, by North Korea. These men were the last remaining American detainees in North Korea after the unexpected release last month of Jeffrey Fowle, who had been held […]

Kim Jong Un: Illness or Injury Revealed

Kim Jong Un: Illness or Injury Revealed

Kim Jong Un, the North Korean dictator who had been publicly absent in recent weeks, re-emerged on October 14 with a cane and many questions unanswered. There has been a great deal of speculation about whether or not the communist leader has suffered illness or injury, as well as his possible vulnerability to a coup […]

Kim Jong Un: Injury or Illness?

Kim Jong Un: Injury or Illness?

Kim Jong Un has reemerged from his recent six-week disappearance. There has been much speculation in recent weeks over whether Jong Un’s disappearance could be attributed to recent injury or illness. The North Korean dictator, who was last seen publicly at a September 3 concert with his wife, appeared in images released by state media […]

Kim Jong Un Emerges After 40 Day Disappearance With a Cane

Kim Jong Un Emerges After 40 Day Disappearance With a Cane

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has emerged back into the public eye this week after an extended absence, which fueled a host of rumors and theories about his health and well-being. While his appearance has served to quell rumors that the dictator is seriously ill, photographs from North Korean media have shown him walking […]

Kim Jong-un Missing from Media

Kim Jong-un Missing from Media

Wall Street Journal reports on growing speculation to the whereabouts of Kim Jong-un as he is deemed missing from his usual media spotlight. South Korea believes that North leadership under Kim remains unchanged and there is no indication that Kim is not in command as the country’s dictator. Kim Jong-un, 31-years old, has not been seen in the […]

Rumors Continue as Kim Jong-un Absent at North Korean Anniversary

Rumors Continue as Kim Jong-un Absent at North Korean Anniversary

Rumors and controversy continue to surround the mysterious absence of North Korean Dictator Kim Jong-un after he failed to appear at an important anniversary ceremony. There was no sign of the infamous figure at the 69th anniversary of the founding of the Worker’s Party of Korea, during which the young ruler also traditionally marks the […]

Page 1 of 8123Next ›Last »

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Quantcast