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Is North Korea on your tourism bucket list? – Aljazeera.com


Macon Telegraph (blog)

Is North Korea on your tourism bucket list?
Aljazeera.com
Pyongyang, North Korea – When you land at Pyongyang Sunan International Airport, yours very likely will be the only plane that day disturbing the quiet, although rather bumpy, runway. And yet, the airport, with its single tiny terminal, has recently
North Korea dismisses as farce US international religions freedom report World ITAR-TASS
US to tighten screws on North Korea amid provocationsArirang News
AP Photos: Beating heat on Pyongyang's Moran HillMacon Telegraph (blog)

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US missionary jailed in North Korea feels "abandoned" – paper – Reuters India


Reuters India

US missionary jailed in North Korea feels "abandoned" – paper
Reuters India
SEOUL (Reuters) – A U.S. missionary imprisoned in North Korea since 2012 has said he feels abandoned by his government and has appealed again for help in securing his release, a pro-North Korea newspaper reported on Thursday. Kenneth Bae, who is …
Report: Kenneth Bae in North Korean camp feels abandoned by USCNN
Kenneth Bae feels “abandoned” by USNK News

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Defense Department Calls on North Korea to End Military Buildup – Department of Defense


Raw Story

Defense Department Calls on North Korea to End Military Buildup
Department of Defense
WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014 – Defense Department officials are aware of reports that North Korea has fired short-range ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan, and call on that nation to end its military buildup, Pentagon Press spokesman Army Col.
North Korea: Images Show Work on Rocket SiteNew York Times
Satellite images suggest North Korea may be closer to full ICBM test than thoughtRaw Story
Satellite imagery shows North Korea upgrading rocket launch site, US institute Minneapolis Star Tribune
RTT News -Yahoo News
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US blacklists North Korea shipping firms over arms shipments – Reuters


Wall Street Journal (blog)

US blacklists North Korea shipping firms over arms shipments
Reuters
"The Chong Chon Gang episode, in which (North Korea) tried to hide an arms shipment under tons of sugar, is a perfect example of North Korea's deceptive activity, and precisely the sort of conduct that we are committed to disrupting," David Cohen, the
US sanctions North Korean companies on Cuba weapons caseMiamiHerald.com
US puts sanctions on North Korea shipping companiesABC Online
North Korean Firms Involved in Arms Shipment TargetedWall Street Journal (blog)
Zee News
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You Can Send Your Child to Summer Camp in North Korea – TIME


TIME

You Can Send Your Child to Summer Camp in North Korea
TIME
In the rest of North Korea, however, millions “suffer from malnourishment and inadequate health services,” according to a UN report cited in a TIME article last year. Due to malnutrition, “a third of children under the age of five show signs of
300 Kids From Around The World Are Attending Summer Camp In North Korea Business Insider
North Korea's Answer to Disneyland Opens its Doors to Children Around the WorldInternational Business Times UK
Happy campers? A look at North Korea's summer campCNN
CW39 NewsFix
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South Korea sends chocolate snacks into North Korea via balloon – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

South Korea sends chocolate snacks into North Korea via balloon
Telegraph.co.uk
"Embarrassed by the growing popularity of Choco Pie, North Korea banned it as a symbol of capitalism," said Choo Sun-Hee, one of the organisers of Wednesday's balloon launch. "We will continue to send Choco Pie by balloons because it is still one of
South Korea Says North Korea Fires 4 ProjectilesABC News
North Korea fires projectilesCNN
What's Missile-Firing North Korea Mad About This Week?The Wire
Huffington Post UK
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Also, North Korea Is Threatening To Nuke The White House – Daily Caller


Also, North Korea Is Threatening To Nuke The White House
Daily Caller
Apparently, even the highest ranks of North Korean government aren't allowed unfettered access to western media. Otherwise, they'd know that the White House is the last place you'll find Barack Obama these days. If they really want to get him, they
US shrugs off North Korea's nuclear attack threatArirang News
US tells North Korea to focus on feeding people rather than threatening peaceKorea Times

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North Korea Denies Selling Missiles to Hamas – TIME


TIME

North Korea Denies Selling Missiles to Hamas
TIME
The manifest said it was carrying drilling equipment, but working on a tip from U.S. intelligence, Thai authorities decided to check. Inside the hold, they found some 35 tons of North Korean–made weapons, including surface-to-air missiles, rocket
You Can Send Your Kids to Summer Camp in North KoreaMashable
Inside North Korea's Summer Camp for KidsABC News
North Korea threatens to launch nuclear strike on 'the sources of all evil Daily Mail
Slate Magazine (blog) -National Post
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UN blacklists North Korea arms ship operator – BBC News


BBC News

UN blacklists North Korea arms ship operator
BBC News
The UN Security Council has blacklisted the operator of a North Korean ship seized in July 2013 near the Panama Canal with Cuban weapons on board. The move means Pyongyang-based Ocean Maritime Management is now subject to an international …
Cuba escapes UN sanctions in North Korean weapons transport schemeMiamiHerald.com
UN sanctions North Korea operator of ship with weaponsEconomic Times
UN blacklists operator of North Korean ship seized in PanamaChicago Tribune
Deutsche Welle
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North Korea Fires Short-Range Missile Into Sea – Wall Street Journal


North Korea Fires Short-Range Missile Into Sea
Wall Street Journal
SEOUL—North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Saturday, a South Korean defense official said, adding to its high number of weapons tests this year. The launch came on the eve of the 61st anniversary of the

North korea – Yahoo News Search Results

North korea – Yahoo News Search Results

Is North Korea on your tourism bucket list?

A handful of agencies that provide tours to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea say business is growing.

Posted on 31 July 2014 | 11:47 am

U.S. missionary jailed in North Korea feels 'abandoned': paper

A U.S. missionary imprisoned in North Korea since 2012 has said he feels abandoned by his government and has appealed again for help in securing his release, a pro-North Korea newspaper reported on Thursday. Kenneth Bae, who is of Korean descent, was arrested in November 2012, convicted and sentenced to 15 years hard labor last year. "Bae said he had heard that the U.S. government is doing …

Posted on 31 July 2014 | 9:30 am

U.S. blacklists North Korea shipping firms over arms shipments

The United States on Wednesday blacklisted two North Korean shipping firms that it said tried to conceal arms shipments from Cuba to North Korea, following a similar move by the United Nations. The ship, Chong Chon Gang, was discovered last July near the Panama Canal hiding a large amount of arms, including two MiG-21 jet fighters under 200,000 bags of sugar, which the United States said showed …

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 5:45 pm

N.Korea fires four short-range 'projectiles'

North Korea fired four short-range projectiles towards the sea Wednesday in the latest of a series of missile, rocket and artillery tests, the South's defence ministry said. The latest launches began at 07:30am (2230 GMT) at a site near Mount Myohyang, northeast of Pyongyang, with two fired in the morning and another two in the afternoon, all towards the Sea of Japan (East Sea), the ministry …

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 2:45 pm

What's Missile-Firing North Korea Mad About This Week?

For the second time in a week, North Korea fired projectiles into the Sea of Japan. According to CNN,  an official with the South Korean Defense Ministry says that four missiles were fired toward the Sea of Japan on Wednesday. The projectiles were fired from the central part of North Korea. On Saturday, on the eve of the 61st anniversary of the armistice that ended war (but not hostility) with …

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 2:06 pm

South Korea says North Korea fires 4 projectiles

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired four short-range projectiles toward the ocean off its east coast on Wednesday in its latest in a series of missile and artillery tests, officials said.

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 11:41 am

N. Korea may be closer to full ICBM test: US think-tank

Fresh satellite images suggest North Korea might be wrapping up engine trials on an intercontinental ballistic missile, fuelling speculation of a full-scale flight test to come, a US think-tank said Wednesday. Development of a working ICBM would be a game-changing step, bringing the continental United States into range and adding a whole new threat level to the North's regular nuclear-strike …

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 2:02 am

Institute: NKorea upgrading rocket launch site

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea is upgrading its main rocket launch site and has conducted a series of engine tests as it develops a mobile, intercontinental missile that could increase the threat it poses to the United States, a U.S. research institute said Tuesday.

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 7:37 pm

Inside North Korea's Summer Camp for Kids

Gorgeous Beaches, Water Slides and Statues of Dictators

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 5:03 pm

North Korea Could Easily Target South Korea's Largest Airport

The heavily-trafficked airport that has the…

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 3:28 pm