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2 hrs ago | Korean News
A number of edifices in Pyongyang, the capital city of the DPRK, are associated with the great feats of the peerlessly great men, President Kim Il Sung, General Secretary Kim Jong Il and Marshal Kim Jong Un.
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5 hrs ago | Independent.ie
Hundreds of police have stormed a protest camp in the Ukrainian capital, clashing with protesters as they tried to dismantle barricades.
9 hrs ago | The Huffington Post
US Vice President Joe Biden leaves after laying a wreath in front of the list of names of fallen US troops who died during the 1950-53 Korean War, at Korean War Memorial Museum in Seoul on December 7, 2013.
13 hrs ago | The New Yorker
Somewhere inside the walls of the Old Cemetery in the central Slovakian city of A1 2ilina lies the grave of a United States Army corporal named John Roedel Dunn.
17 hrs ago | Bloomberg
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Many of the ways in which this dusty, windswept area differs from most of North Korea are easiest to see at night.
The purge of the powerful uncle of Pyongyang's top leader will not shake up the regional situation nor immediately affect the country's ties with Beijing, analysts said on Monday.
Pyongyang, December 8 -- The Japanese minister in charge of Okinawa and Northern Territories recently stated that "Japan will set up a new homepage within this year to carry videos to put across Japan's stand on Senkaku Islands in Okinawa Prefecture and Takeshima in Shimane Prefecture."
North Korea on Monday acknowledged the purge of leader Kim Jong Un's influential uncle for alleged corruption, drug use, gambling and a long list of other "anti-state" acts, apparently ending the career of the country's second most powerful official.
At the same time that Tehran receives sanctions relief while retaining nuclear weapons production capabilities those penalties were intended to terminate, Pyongyang is known to be supporting development of Iran's long-range warhead delivery systems.
Despite being the "second most powerful man in North Korea," Jang Song Thaek has reportedly been purged from the leadership elite for the third time.
The National Weather Service says the storm will dump 1 to 3 inches of snow before switching to sleet and freezing rain.
A Daily NK source has revealed that municipal and provincial Chosun Workers' Party secretaries and cadres from judicial and security organs have been summoned en masse to Pyongyang.
Merrill Newman was tired and looking forward to reuniting with his family, but he was all smiles Saturday after arriving at the San Francisco airport after being detained for several weeks in North Korea.
North Korea on Saturday deported an elderly U.S. tourist, apparently ending the saga of Merrill Newman's return to the North six decades after he advised South Korean guerrillas still loathed by Pyongyang.