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9 min ago | People's Daily Online

Seoul warns of nuclear test

South Korea warned Tuesday that North Korea may be preparing to conduct a fourth nuclear test, citing heightened activity monitored at the North's main test site, days ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to Seoul on Friday.

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7 hrs ago | SFGate

Spy plane outlasts Cold War, but not defense cuts

This Oct. 12, 2008 file photo shows a U.S. U2 reconnaissance plane taking off at the U.S. airbase in Osan, south of Seoul, South Korea.

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16 hrs ago | Korean News

Rodong Sinmun Calls for Turning Pyongyang into Center of Songun Culture

Rodong Sinmun Tuesday in an editorial calls upon all people to turn out as one to spruce up Pyongyang as the capital of the revolution and center of Songun culture, true to the plan and intention of the Workers' Party of Korea.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Otago Daily Times

Signs point to North Korea nuclear test

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un guides a flight training of KPA Air and Anti-Air Force Unit 188 in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

U.S. Says It's Monitoring For Possible North Korea Nuclear Test

South Korean protesters hold pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a rally last week in Seoul.

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On Social Marketing and Social Change

/r/Pyongyang Is Always Watching Us

PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.

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The Japan Times

Anti-Abe forces emerging

Little was heard from Yasuo Fukuda, nor was much said about him, after he stepped down as prime minister in 2008.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

ABC News

Movieland 55: Aim High In Creation

CJ interviews Anna Broinowski about her new film Aim High In Creation!, much of which was shot in Pyongyang, North Korea, featuring interviews with that secretive nation's top film directors.

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Fox News

Study: China trade helps N. Korea diversify its drug smuggling, counterfeiting

South Korean protesters hold a picture of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during an anti-North Korea rally against recent missile launches and provocative acts, on the birthday of its founder, Kim Il Sung, in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

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Mirror.co.uk

North Korean leader to send team of food experts to France to master how to make Emmental cheese

Three North Korean experts are being sent to the National Dairy Industry College in the French city of Besancon to master Kim Jong-un's favourite cheese Cheese fan: Kim Jong-Un will send a team of food experts to France to master the art of cheese-making Kim Jong-un is sending a team of food production experts to France so they can master the art ... (more)

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Examiner.com

New zoo inspires animal art exhibition

The accompanying exhibit of contemporary animal art shows how a new generation of artists is taking its cues from the beauty of nature.

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Malaysian National News Agency

US President's Asia-Pacific Tour Aims To Escalate Tensions, Says North Korea

US President Barack Obama's tour of Asia-Pacific region countries is aimed at "escalation of tensions in that volatile region," a statement from the North Korean Foreign Ministry said Monday.

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Korean News

Kim Jong Un Guides First Meeting of Airpersons of KPA

The first meeting of airpersons of the Korean People's Army was held with splendor here on April 15. Supreme Commander of the Korean People's Army Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea and first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK, guided the meeting.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

KORAIL Executives to Visit Pyongyang

The government on Sunday gave five executives of the state rail operator KORAIL permission to visit North Korea.

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Korea Herald

Redefining Korean cinema

In Bong Joon-ho's 2006 film "The Host," its gigantic, amphibious monster - which emerges after an American military pathologist dumps bottles of formaldehyde into Seoul's Han River - does not move forward.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Belmont Club

Getting It

One of the most powerful political weapons in the world today is self-hostaging .

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English Dong-A

60 years of Seoul-Washington alliance saw ups and downs in leadership ties

APRIL 19, 2014 04:55. . The South Korea-U.S. alliance has been solidified over the last six decades, going beyond a security alliance to seek a 21st century value alliance.

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Daily Mail

Dictator's cut: Aunt of North Korea's Kim 'disappears' from propaganda film

The aunt of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has mysteriously disappeared from a re-run of a propaganda film, leading to speculation that she has been purged - or even executed.

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Korean News

Vietnamese Art Troupe Proves Successful at Art Festival in DPRK

Among the foreign art troupes participated in the 29th April Spring Friendship Art Festival held here was the art troupe of the National Song and Dance Theatre of Vietnam.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Independent

Inside North Korea with the man who won the marathon

The chance to run in the secretive state, policed by minders performing clothes inspections, was too good an opportunity to miss for William Marks, who tells of his unexpected triumph Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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