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North Korean Architect Dreams Up Futuristic Buildings to Promote Tourism

Architects in North Korea work for the government, have little exposure to the outside world and might go their entire career without receiving a private commission.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Beaver Countian

North Korea unveils plans for underwater hotel in new 'tourist city'

This article titled "North Korea unveils plans for underwater hotel in new 'tourist city'" was written by Hamish Macdonald for NK News, part of the North Korea network, for theguardian.com on Wednesday 23rd July 2014 04.00 UTC North Korean authorities have announced an ambitious development project for the east coast city of Wonsan that will ... (more)

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

MarketWatch

6 countries U.S. airlines are prohibited from flying over

The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine on Thursday left many travelers wondering about other unsafe conflict zones.

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Wired

A North Korean Architect's Crazy Visions of the Future

These "Mountain Conicals" pile living quarters high to reduce their footprint in the surrounding river beds.

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Switched

Kim Jong Un Really Hates This Video And Wants It Off The Internet

Dictators never seem to have much of a sense of humor, and North Korea's Kim Jong Un is no exception.

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Korea Herald

Koreas set to resume ancient palace project

Dozens of South Korean historians will visit North Korea in the coming weeks, as the two Koreas are restarting a joint excavation of an ancient royal palace site in the communist nation, officials here said Monday.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The China Post

North Korea threatens boycott of Asian Games in South

North Korea on Friday threatened to pull out of September's Asian Games in South Korea, blaming Seoul for the breakdown of talks on Pyongyang's participation.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Arirang TV

Inter-Korean talks on N. Korea's participation in Incheon Asian Games begin

Departing for the border village of Panmunjom for Thursday's working-level talks, South Korea's chief delegate said general issues surrounding the North's participation in the upcoming Asian Games will be up for discussion.

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Power Line

Exclusive to Power Line: Marco Rubio on the Russian Threat to the Western Hemisphere

Senator Marco Rubio is one of Washington's leading authorities on Latin America.

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English Dong-A

U.S. warns Japan against Abe`s possible visit to N. Korea

U.S. warns Japan against Abe`s possible visit to N. Korea . JULY 17, 2014 03:27.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Townhall

Let's Face It: Palestinian Forces Are Wasting Their Time

North Korea: Japanese and South Korea press reported North Korea launched two ballistic missiles early Sunday.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

CNN

Opinion: Why is North Korea mad at comedy?

Statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il at Mansudae in Pyongyang. North Koreans gather in front of the statues to lay flowers and bow, showing their respect for the late and current leader.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

N.Koreans Tell of Rampant Corruption in Crumbling State

Ordinary North Koreans are lucky to earn US$30 a month, but senior state officials easily make more than $100 a day from endemic corruption, a survey shows.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Jalopnik

The Hermit Kingdom: An Inside View Of North Korea's Hidden Car Culture

When I found myself in one of the most isolated and mysterious countries on the planet naturally the first thing I noticed was the profound assortment of vehicles in the airport parking lot.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Future according to North Korea?

WHAT happens when a country cut off from the rest of the world is asked to design the future? Here is a rare look inside the super-secret republic.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

South China Morning Post

Diplomatic manoeuvring makes for strange bedfellows in Northeast Asia

Chinese President Xi and his South Korean counterpart Park Geun-hye joined forces at a summit against the North's continued intransigence over its nuclear weapons programme.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Skift

North Korea Restarts Domestic Flights to Bolster Tourism

The move will make it easier for tourists to explore more of country is a shorter period of time and likely attract new visitors previously put off by the slower options available.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Beaumont Enterprise

Chinese leader's Seoul visit snubs North Korea

Chinese President Xi Jinping waves upon his arrival at Seoul Military Airport in Seongnam, South Korea.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

NHK World

Japan to partially lift sanctions on N.Korea

The Japanese government has decided to partially lift sanctions on North Korea, in exchange for Pyongyang's investigation into the fate of abductees and other Japanese missing in the North.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Japan Times

Chongryon staves off sale of HQ

The pro-Pyongyang group Chongyron paid a deposit Monday to prevent for now the sale of its Tokyo headquarters building and land, sources said.

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