Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Pyongyang, North Korea News

Local news for Pyongyang, North Korea continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | Korean News

DPRK's Counteraction for Self-defence Will Be Put on Annual and Regular Basis: KCNA Commentary

A touch-and-go situation is prevailing on the Korean peninsula owing to the U.S.-south Korea Ulji Freedom Guardian joint military drills.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News,

7 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

For lasting peace, target Hamas allies

Yleem D.S. Poblete, PhD is former Chief of Staff to the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Terrorism, Israel, Middle East,

21 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

A wolf with a hideous lantern jaw': North Korea launches personal attack on John Kerry

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia, located in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering South Korea and China.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea, Park Geun-hye

23 hrs ago | Korea Herald

N. Korea to host int'l film festival next month

North Korea will host an international film festival in its capital next month, which the communist nation says is designed to promote exchanges and cooperation between world filmmakers.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News,

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Voice of America

US Defenseless Against North Korean EMP Threat

This composite image made available by NASA and assembled by data acquired from the Suomi NPP satellite in April and October 2012 uses the satellite's Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite , to show the U.S's lights at night.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Prison, US News, US Politics, Trent Franks, Republican, US House of Representatives,

Korea Herald

[Editorial] Rules of decorum

Conspicuous at the memorial service in Seoul on Monday to mark the fifth anniversary of the death of former liberal President Kim Dae-jung was a wreath sent from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea, Park Geun-hye

Korean News

DPRK Foreign Ministry Spokesman Assails U.S. State Secretary's Anti-DPRK Reckless Remarks

Pyongyang, August 18 -- A spokesman for the DPRK Foreign Ministry on Monday gave the following answer to a question put by KCNA blasting the U.S. secretary of State for openly revealing its attempt to stifle the DPRK under the pretext of "human rights issue": U.S. Secretary of State Kerry let loose a spate of invectives against the DPRK over its ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News,

Korean News

U.S. Denounced as Rogue State

Pyongyang, August 18 -- Last year, a Korean expert on international affairs commented on the UN "resolutions" calling for sanctions against the DPRK as follows: "The time will come when those countries will repent the approval of resolutions they gave in keeping with the U.S. anti-DPRK moves".

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News,

OhNoTheyDidnt

17 (5) Banned Films and What They Tell Us About the Power of Cinema

The mere idea of prohibiting a film from being seen speaks to the power of the medium to address subjects ranging from politics and social issues to religion.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia,

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Ex-NFL lineman tops bill for Pyongyang fight night

In this Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 photo, former NFL player Bob "The Beast" Sapp speaks during an interview in Tokyo.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Bob Sapp

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Foreign Policy

Frequent Flyer Diplomacy and the Plane to Pyongyang

Secretary of State John Kerry needs to pay Kim Jong Un a visit. Because North Korea is muscling up and the Obama administration's "strategic patience" isn't working.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Kim Jong Un, South Korea

Chosun Ilbo

N.Korea Moves Tanks, Armored Vehicles to Chinese Border

North Korea has moved scores of tanks and armored vehicles to an Army corps near the border with China in Ryanggang Province.

Comment?

Related Topix: Asia, North Korea, World News,

Forbes.com

America Needs More Tax Inversion

"Stop tax inversion by American corporations" is the latest war cry of American socialists.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News,

Korea Herald

Korea, U.S. begin joint war drill to deter N.K.

South Korea and the United States on Monday began their annual two-week joint war exercise to test and improve their joint defense posture against North Korea amid the North's stronger-than-usual threats against the drill.

Comment?

Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, North Korea,

Sun Aug 17, 2014

ABC News

Pope to Koreans: Reject Suspicion, Forge Peace

Pope Francis wrapped up his first trip to Asia on Monday by challenging Koreans -from the North and the South - to reject the "mindset of suspicion and confrontation" that cloud their relations and instead find new ways to forge peace on the war-divided peninsula.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea, Park Geun-hye, Pope Benedict XVI,

Korea Herald

Comfort women': Living, harrowing mark on history

Following is the first in a series of articles on Japan's wartime sexual enslavement of Asian women on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of the foundation of The Korea Herald on Aug. 15. - Ed.

Comment?

Related Topix: South Korea, World News, North Korea, Southfield, MI

Korea Herald

Athletes of 2 Koreas gather for Youth Ga...

Young athletes of South and North Korea gathered on Saturday for the second Youth Olympics in the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing, despite tensions sparked by a series of recent rocket launches by Pyongyang.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, China, North Korea, South Korea,

Suria

N. Korea threatens 'merciless' strike...

North Korea condemned Sunday a US-South Korean military exercise as a rehearsal for nuclear war and threatened a "merciless" pre-emptive strike.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea,

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Pope urges 'fraternal' dialogue with China, others

Pope Francis made a new gesture of outreach to China and North Korea on Sunday, saying he "earnestly" hopes to improve relations and insisting that the Catholic Church isn't coming in as a "conquerer" trying to take away the identity of others.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Pope Benedict XVI, South Korea, Opinion

South China Morning Post

North Korean outreach to Southeast Asia part of regional balancing act

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia, located in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering South Korea and China.

Comment?

Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea,

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••