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North Korea’s Kim Jong inspects maps as he observes huge military display – Daily Mail


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North Korea's Kim Jong inspects maps as he observes huge military display
Daily Mail
Although the photographs, all taken and distributed by the state-run Korea Central News Agency (KCNA) are undated, they presumably show drills taking place in recent days. They come despite South Korea strongly warning North Korea against staging any …
S Korea Blocks Possible N Korean Provocations Commemorating Island AttackRIA Novosti
S. Korea vows stern action on future N. Korean attacks on anniversary of Yonhap News

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Matthew Miller really did want to stay in North Korea – Hot Air


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Matthew Miller really did want to stay in North Korea
Hot Air
Back when we first covered the release of the last American prisoners held by North Korea, questions were already making the rounds about Matthew Miller. He had allegedly gone to North Korea with the intention of defecting, had reportedly destroyed his …
'I wanted to stay' says returned captive Matthew MillerDigitalJournal.com

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North Korean with ties to Kim Jong Un reportedly escapes kidnap attempt in Paris – Fox News


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North Korean with ties to Kim Jong Un reportedly escapes kidnap attempt in Paris
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The architecture student, identified only as Han, avoided the kidnapping attempt at a Paris airport where he was to be put on a plane for Pyongyang, North Korea's capital, said the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the person was not …
North Korean linked to Kim Jong-un's purged uncle 'goes missing' in ParisTelegraph.co.uk
North Korean Student Linked To Kim Jong-Un's Executed Uncle Escapes Huffington Post UK
Missing North Korean Student in Paris Reportedly Kidnapped by Kim Jong-un VICE News
Daily Mail -Tribune-Review
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Dealing With North Korea’s Brutality – New York Times


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Dealing With North Korea's Brutality
New York Times
A United Nations committee has sided with millions of powerless North Koreans by voting to condemn their government for human rights abuses and recommending the prosecution of the regime's leaders for crimes against humanity at the International …
North Korea warns of 'catastrophic consequences' over UN rights rulingThe Age
Freed American wanted to stay in North Korea, report saysFox News
Is North Korea Backtracking on Threat of Nuclear Test?Wall Street Journal (blog)
International Business Times -The Japan Times
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North Korean Student Escapes Kidnap Attempt In Paris – Huffington Post


North Korean Student Escapes Kidnap Attempt In Paris
Huffington Post
PARIS (AP) — A North Korean student with family ties to the regime in his country escaped a kidnapping bid in Paris, where he was studying, and is now in hiding, a French source with knowledge of the case said Saturday. The architecture student

Freed American Matthew Miller: ‘I wanted to stay in North Korea’ – The Guardian


The Guardian

Freed American Matthew Miller: 'I wanted to stay in North Korea'
The Guardian
In April, North Korea's state news agency KCNA announced that an American citizen had been detained at Pyongyang airport after apparently attempting to claim asylum. In a dictatorship without any independent media, which is known for its furious anti

China Detains an American Who Assists North Koreans – New York Times


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China Detains an American Who Assists North Koreans
New York Times
BEIJING — A Korean-American aid worker who lived in China on the border with North Korea for more than a decade has been detained by the Chinese authorities, his lawyer said Thursday. The aid worker, Peter Hahn, who is 73 and escaped from the North …
Chinese Detain American Near North Korea BorderWall Street Journal

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Ending North Korea’s Crimes – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Ending North Korea's Crimes
Wall Street Journal
The United Nations rarely leads on human rights, so the General Assembly deserves credit for condemning North Korea on Tuesday. Its Human Rights Committee voted to endorse a report on the North's abuses issued in February. That report uncovered …

Russia says North Korea ready for renewal of nuclear talks – Reuters


Reuters

Russia says North Korea ready for renewal of nuclear talks
Reuters
Russia voted against the resolution and Lavrov criticized it on Thursday as "confrontational" and "counterproductive". North Korea, South Korea, Japan, China, Russia and the United States began talks in 2003 to rid the Korean peninsula of nuclear
After UN Loss, North Korea Threatens to Go Nuclear AgainBusinessweek
Russia: North Korea Ready to Resume Nuclear TalksABC News
Russia shields North Korea from criticism, eyes joint projectsChannel News Asia
Telegraph.co.uk -Los Angeles Times
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North Korea Threatens to Conduct Nuclear Test – New York Times


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North Korea Threatens to Conduct Nuclear Test
New York Times
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said on Thursday that the country had no option but to consider another nuclear test after the recent “political provocation” by the United Nations to try to indict the North's leaders for crimes against humanity. The
North Korea Threatens Nuclear Test Over UN VoteVoice of America
Torture, kidnapping and gulags: North Korea's alleged crimes against humanityWashington Post (blog)
North Korea threatens more nuclear tests UN slams North Korea on human rightsCNN
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N.Korea warns of 'catastrophic consequences' over UN rights ruling

Seoul (AFP) – North Korea's top military body warned Sunday of "catastrophic consequences" for supporters of a UN resolution censuring its human rights record, as state media reported its leader presiding over a fresh military exercise.

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 7:41 am

N Korea furious over UN human rights ruling

UN General Assembly askes Security Council to refer North Korea to the ICC in The Hague over alleged rights abuses.

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 4:45 am

N.Korea warns 'catastrophic consequences' over UN rights ruling

Seoul (AFP) – North Korea's top military body Sunday warned of "catastrophic consequences" for supporters of the latest United Nations censure on its human rights record, as state media reported leader Kim Jong-Un presided over fresh military drills.

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 3:10 am

UN move will embolden North Korea officials

The explicit threat of prosecution likely won't improve the sorry human rights situation in North Korea.

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 10:12 am

Russia says North Korea ready for renewal of nuclear talks

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday North Korea was ready to resume stalled international talks on its nuclear program. North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations told Reuters in Geneva last month that it was prepared to resume the six-party talks but must maintain its readiness in the face of joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises. …

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 7:41 pm

North Korea ready to resume six-party talks on n-issue: Russia

Moscow, Nov 20 (IANS) North Korea is ready to resume six-party talks on the nuclear issue in the Korean Peninsula without preconditions, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Thursday.

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 3:58 pm

Russia: North Korea ready to resume nuclear talks

MOSCOW (AP) — North Korea says it's ready to resume international talks on its nuclear program, Russia's foreign minister said Thursday as Moscow sought to raise its profile in the international standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 2:32 pm

N. Korea threatens to beef up military capability

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea threatened Thursday to bolster its war capability and conduct a fourth nuclear test to cope with what it calls U.S. hostility that led to the approval of a landmark U.N. resolution on its human rights violations.

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 4:29 am

Signs N. Korea preparing bomb material amid nuclear test threats

New satellite imagery suggests North Korea may be firing up a facility for processing weapons-grade plutonium, as Pyongyang threatened Thursday a fresh nuclear test in response to UN condemnation of its rights record. The images show steam rising from a re-processing plant at the North's main Yongbyon nuclear complex — a sign consistent with maintenance and testing prior to commencing …

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 3:48 am

UN push against North Korea on rights moves ahead

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The world's boldest effort yet to hold North Korea and leader Kim Jong Un accountable for alleged crimes against humanity moved forward Tuesday at the United Nations, where a Pyongyang envoy threatened further nuclear tests.

Posted on 19 November 2014 | 3:41 am