Monday November 20th 2017

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What the parasites in a defector’s stomach tell us about North Korea

  1. What the parasites in a defector’s stomach tell us about North Korea  Washington Post
  2. China says will work with North Korea to boost ties as envoy visits  CNBC
  3. Japan Wants War With North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, Not Dialogue, New Poll Shows  Newsweek
  4. Injured defector’s parasites and diet hint at hard life in North Korea  Reuters
  5. Full coverage

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 6:53 pm

Hong Kong keeps North Korea ties despite pressure

  1. Hong Kong keeps North Korea ties despite pressure  Financial Times
  2. How British naval tactics from 1800s could be used against North Korea  Telegraph.co.uk
  3. North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is Teaching Children How to Kill Americans  Newsweek
  4. North Korea Slowly Goes Online  Voice of America
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Posted on 20 November 2017 | 2:27 am

Inside North Korea’s gulags: Labour camp survivor tells of starvation, brutality and bribery

  1. Inside North Korea’s gulags: Labour camp survivor tells of starvation, brutality and bribery  Telegraph.co.uk
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Posted on 20 November 2017 | 5:24 am

How Do US Military Ships Compare to North Korea’s Growing Navy?

  1. How Do US Military Ships Compare to North Korea’s Growing Navy?  Newsweek
  2. North Korea on ‘aggressive schedule’ in developing ballistic missile submarine, report says  Fox News
  3. Images show North Korea’s ‘submarine ballistic missile programme’  BBC News
  4. Full coverage

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:10 pm

No one can prevent Trump from using nuclear weapons, experts say

  1. No one can prevent Trump from using nuclear weapons, experts say  USA TODAY
  2. US nuclear general says would resist ‘illegal’ Trump strike order  Fox News
  3. US nuclear commander would propose other options before a strike on North Korea  CBC.ca
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 6:00 pm

North Korean despot Kim Jong-un is ‘plotting to nuke Yellowstone super volcano’ and spark eruption that will split US in …

  1. North Korean despot Kim Jong-un is ‘plotting to nuke Yellowstone super volcano’ and spark eruption that will split US in …  The Sun
  2. North Korea accused of HACKING ‘to spark Yellowstone eruption and split US in half’  Daily Star
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:50 pm

Amid growing isolation, North Korea falls back on close ties with Cuba

  1. Amid growing isolation, North Korea falls back on close ties with Cuba  Washington Post
  2. New Cold War? North Korea Strengthens Ties with Cuba After Threatening Nuclear Attack on US  Newsweek
  3. Singapore suspends trade ties with North Korea  BBC News
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Posted on 17 November 2017 | 6:26 pm

Trump admin’s new strategy for dealing with North Korea

  1. Trump admin’s new strategy for dealing with North Korea  Axios
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Posted on 18 November 2017 | 8:53 pm

REVEALED: Children picked for secretive North Korean camp ‘ready for WAR with US’

  1. REVEALED: Children picked for secretive North Korean camp ‘ready for WAR with US’  Express.co.uk
  2. North Korean amusement park ‘prepares children for WAR with US’  Daily Star
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 12:08 pm

US warship damaged off Japan during joint navy drills aimed at North Korea

  1. US warship damaged off Japan during joint navy drills aimed at North Korea  The Guardian
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 3:57 am

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Demonstrators in Germany protest US, North Korea tensions

BERLIN – Hundreds of people formed a human chain between the United States and North Korean embassies in downtown Berlin during a protest of the rising tensions and harsh words between the two nations. Demonstrators also banged oil drums painted to …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:47 pm

Hong Kong keeps North Korea ties despite pressure

Businesses targeted with US sanctions over their ties to North Korea are continuing to operate in Hong Kong despite growing pressure for the Chinese territory to curb trade with the Kim Jong Un regime. An FT investigation into groups and people singled out …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:40 pm

China says will work with North Korea to boost ties as envoy visits

Traditional friendship between China and North Korea represents “valuable wealth” for their people, China said after its special envoy met a high-ranking North Korean official, but there was no mention of the crisis over North Korea’s weapons. Song Tao …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:23 pm

Escalatory Dangers Could Push North Korea Into a War

Everyone seems to be calling for the United States and its allies to undertake crippling financial sanctions against North Korea based on the assumption that “denuclearization” is the main—and perhaps only—strategic security goal of the United …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 8:44 pm

Images show North Korea’s ‘submarine ballistic missile programme’

North Korea is on “an aggressive schedule to build and deploy its first operational ballistic missile submarine”, according to an analysis of new satellite images by the expert website 38 North. The images represent a powerful reminder that, as well as …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 7:08 pm

Surgeons remove worms, parasites from North Korean soldier

SEOUL, South Korea — Surgeons treating a North Korean soldier who was severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to South Korea have removed dozens of parasites from his body, including presumed roundworms as long as 27 centimeters (11 inches), hospital …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 6:17 pm

China’s dispatch of an envoy to North Korea raises questions: expert

Jonathan Berkshire Miller, senior visiting fellow at the Japan Institute of International Affairs, noted China sent an envoy to North Korea following President Trump’s visit to Beijing.

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 1:56 pm

What the parasites in a defector’s stomach tell us about North Korea

The North Korean defector had sped across the demilitarized zone in a stolen jeep, then crawled south as the men who had been his comrades moments ago shot at him with handguns and AK-47 rifles. South Korean soldiers found the defector under a pile of …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:49 am

Japan’s Abe vows to bolster defense amid North Korea threat

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged Friday to bolster his country’s defenses, calling the threat from North Korea the gravest security concern Japan has faced since World War II. Outlining his priorities in a policy speech to parliament, Abe …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 3:13 am

Exclusive: North Korea rules out negotiations on nuclear weapons

GENEVA (Reuters) – North Korea on Friday ruled out negotiations with Washington as long as joint U.S-South Korea military exercises continue, and said that Pyongyang’s atomic weapons program would remain as a deterrent against a U.S. nuclear threat.

Posted on 17 November 2017 | 9:42 am