It's become an all too familiar tale: A naA ve, amoral Westerner travels to Stalinist North Korea and returns with breathless tales of what a wacky, weird, and wild time he had there! No, we're not just talking about former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson.
He returns two years later and is elected president of France. 1914--Britain's House of Commons passes Irish Home Rule Bill, but Irish autonomy remains suspended during World War I. 1961--U.S. President John F. Kennedy asks the nation to work toward putting a man on the moon by the end of the decade.
Perhaps it is merely basic human desire to keep up with the neighbors, but an increasing number of South Koreans are saying that they want nuclear weapons too.
A North Korean envoy told China's president on Friday that his reclusive country was willing to take "positive actions" to ensure peace and stability on the Korean peninsula, as China steps up diplomatic efforts to bring Pyongyang back to talks.
Secretly Greatly Opening June 5 Action. Comedy. Drama. Directed by Jang Cheol-soo. In a film based on a popular webtoon with the same title published in 2010 by Hun, three handsome North Korean spies Won Ryu-hwan , Rhee Hae-rang , and Rhee Hae-jin from the elite special corps 5446 are ambitiously dispatched to South Korea.
Yehia Zakaria Khairullah, vice chairman of the Socialist Freedom Party of Egypt, carried a commentary titled "DPRK raises a banner of resistance" on the May 2 issue of the paper Sautl Balad.
Iran says IAEA report shows nuclear drive is peaceful TEHRAN: A new report by the UN atomic watchdog validates Iran's progress in its 'peaceful' nuclear activities despite international sanctions, the country's envoy to the agency said on Thursday.
The head of an official inquiry into the deadly collapse of a Bangladesh factory complex said the building's owner was the "main culprit" for the disaster because he violated construction codes.
Let's return to the 2009 story that Fox News correspondent James Rosen published on North Korea, kicking off a federal leak investigation and the FBI accusation that he was guilty of criminal conduct.
Choe Ryong-hae , director of the General Political Bureau of the Korean People's Army of North Korea, walks with Chinese Ambassador Liu Hongcai before departing Pyongyang airport for China, in this May 22, 2013 picture released by the North Korea's KCNA news agency in Pyongyang.
Ever since a Monday Washington Post article revealed that the Department of Justice investigation into a national security leak included searches of Fox News reporter James Rosen 's email and phone records , the media has been focused on fluffing up comparisons of that case with the unfolding Associated Press leak investigation .
Rodong Sinmun Terms Kwangju Massacre Fascist Violence Pyongyang, May 21 -- Military hooligans turned Kwangju of south Korea into a "bathtub of blood" in May, 33 years ago.
Japan's government is looking into re-opening official talks with North Korea to resolve questions over the abductions of Japanese citizens decades ago, raising concerns among allies who fear Tokyo's focus on that issue might weaken efforts to reign in Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program.
The American Cancer Society - one of the nation's best known and influential health advocacy groups - is 100 years old this week.