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1 hr ago | Voice of America

Analysts Concerned by Possible N. Korean Mobile Missile Development

U.S. defense analysts say construction progress at a North Korean missile launching station northwest of Pyongyang could be a major development.

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6 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

2 Americans detained in North Korea seek U.S. help

Two American tourists charged with "anti-state" crimes in North Korea said Friday they expect to be tried soon and pleaded for help from the U.S. government to secure their release from what they say could be long prison terms.

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7 hrs ago | Korea Herald

[Weekender] Uncertainties linger over future Korea-China relations

South Korea and China have made remarkable progress in their economic, cultural and social relations since the opening of their diplomatic ties 22 years ago, with their trade volume, bilateral tourism and people-to-people exchanges on a steady rise.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Daily Kos

North Korea Threatens to Nuc White House

North Korea's supreme doughnut eater has "threatened" to nuc the White House over a series of bowling matches, or was that a lawn darts game? Who knows but North Korea is willing to go all nuclear on the White House just as soon as they can fix that giant sling shot.

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Stars and Stripes

Beating the heat on Pyongyang's Moran Hill

North Korean students practice playing their musical instruments at the Moranbong on July 31, 2014.

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KBMT

Report: Kenneth Bae in North Korea feels abandoned by U.S.

Kenneth Bae, an American citizen detained in North Korea, said he feels like the U.S. government has abandoned him, according to a pro-North Korea newspaper.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Korean News

S. Korean Organizations Demand Withdrawal of "Law on Supervision for Public Peace"

More than 20 civic and social organizations in North Jolla Province, south Korea held a press conference in Jonju on July 28 supporting Rev.

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Babalu Blog

After Cuba is caught smuggling arms to North Korea, UN lets the Castro dictatorship off the hook

As if we needed yet another example of how the United Nations is not only an ineffective and irrelevant international body, but completely and totally corrupt as well.

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Korea Herald

Pyongyang upgrading rocket launch site: institute

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.

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Korea Herald

Hyundai Group chairwoman requests permission to visit N. Korea

The chief of Hyundai Group, the parent firm of inter-Korean tour operator Hyundai Asan Corp., has requested government permission to visit North Korea next week to mark the anniversary of the death of her husband, who used to run the cross-border travel business, company officials said Wednesday.

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Channelnewsasia.com

S Korean 'Choco Pie' balloons launched into North

South Korean activists on Wednesday launched balloons across the border with North Korea carrying 350kg of snacks, including thousands of Choco Pies -- a favoured chocolate snack that has become the target of a reported crackdown.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Peninsula

N Korea slams Hamas arms deal claims

SEOUL: North Korea has denounced allegations that it supplied missiles to Hamas and material support to Hezbollah as "sheer fiction" and a "sinister" effort to link Pyongyang to Middle East disputes.

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Friends of Liberty

North Korea Threatens to Nuke White House

North Korea threatened to launch a nuclear strike on the U.S. on Sunday marking the 61st anniversary of the armistice that halted the Korean War.

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Western Star

PHOTO: Undecided on where to send the kids for summer camp? Try North Korea

Summer camp in North Korea? It's got one - and it's got everything from giant water slides and a private beach to video games and volleyball courts.

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The Lebanon Daily News

PHOTO: NKorea reopens international camp for kids

Young North Korean girls hold up signboards with the names of participating countries during an opening ceremony at the Songdowon International Children's Camp, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Wonsan, North Korea.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Townhall

Islamic Extremists Coming Home to Roost in Middle East

North Korea: The Korean Central News Agency reported that Kim Jong Un personally supervised the military's latest missile-firing drill on 26 July.

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Reuters

U.N. blacklists operator of North Korean ship seized in Panama

A U.N. Security Council committee on Monday blacklisted the operator of a North Korean ship, which was seized near the Panama Canal last year for smuggling Soviet-era arms, and raised concerns about Cuba's military cooperation with Pyongyang.

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The Miami Herald

House approves bill to toughen NKorea sanctions

The bill passed Monday would empower President Barack Obama to target foreign banks that facilitate the North Korean government's development and proliferation of weapons technology, arms trading and imports of luxury goods by barring them from the U.S. financial system.

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New York Post

Hamas trying to cut an arms deal with North Korea

Hamas is secretly trying to cut an arms deal with North Korea so it can keep bombarding Israel with missiles fired from the Gaza Strip, according to a published report.

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NEWS.com.au

Kim Jong-un's underwater dream

IMAGINE staying with ancient hill tribes amongst jaw-dropping scenery. This secret spot will make you feel on top of the world.

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