North Korea Claims to Have Launched Satellite for Science

North Korea Claims to Have Launched Satellite for Science

According to North Korea’s state-run television network, on March 17, 2016, it was reported they launched a satellite into space. CNN reported this action was referred to as “destabilizing and provocative” by the United States. The KCNA network stated that Kwangmyongsong-4, the carrier rocket, was launched from the Space Center in Sahoe, on Sunday, March 13, […]

North Korea Prepares Missiles to Fire

North Korea Prepares Missiles to Fire

According to South Korean government officials, a long-range missile has been placed on a launch pad by the North Korean military as of Wednesday morning. Sources have stated that a “new” type of missile has been positioned on the initial launch pad at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station just north of Pyongyang. The site is […]

North Korea Rampant With Censorship

North Korea Rampant With Censorship

The non-profit Committee to Protect Journalists released its annual report of the 10 most censored countries. North Korea ranked second. As in many other totalitarian governments, the Kim regime uses tactics like an almost absolute state media monopoly, threats of imprisonment of journalists, as well as restricting foreign journalists’ entry into and movements within the […]