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  1. Japan intent on restarting six-party talksRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | UPI

    Japan is working on a plan to restart the thwarted six-party talks through an informal meeting in Tokyo at the end of June that will involve China, North and South Korea, Russia and the United States. Kyodo reported a source said on Saturday the Japanese government is working on establishing a gathering during the upcoming Northeast Asia Cooperation Dialogue that can do the work of a regular summit among the six countries that began in 2003 but ended in 2009, when North Korea refused to end its nuclear enrichment program.

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  2. S.Korean Pastor Held for Spying in N.KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chosun Ilbo

    A South Korean named Kim Kuk-gi accused of spying in North Korea is an evangelical pastor, the General Assembly of Presbyterian Churches in Korea said Friday. The organization demanded Kim's immediate release.

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  3. North Korea's well-to-do feast on French baguettesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Star Online

    This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on Jan 18, 2015 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visiting the Kumkop general foodstuff factory for sportspersons in Pyongyang. Photo: AFP French-trained chefs are cooking up a storm in Pyongyang where North Korea's privileged classes are devouring their baguettes, a pro-North newspaper reported last week, even as much of the population outside the capital struggles to feed itself.

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  4. What else is Iran hiding?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    We don't know all that has transpired in the talks on Iran's nuclear program being conducted in Switzerland, but we do know that the White House has shied away from a potentially paralyzing issue: the " possible military dimensions " - the PMDs - of the regime's program. As Olli Heinonen , a former No.

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  5. Does Iran Have Secret Nukes in N. Korea?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    Washington's nuclear deal with Tehran depends on aggressive inspections inside Iran. But the mullahs may well have a secret program outside their borders.

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  6. 5 interesting stories behind the making of the new James Bond film, "Spectre"Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Salon

    The combination of James Bond espionage and Mexico's crime and chaos always promised to be a sizzling cocktail. But the stories emerging out of the filming of "Spectre" in the Mexican capital have dramas worthy of a spy flick themselves.

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  7. Michael Malice on North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Reading a book about North Korea is like reading a story out of Oz. The ways people act, the way society is organized, the things that are presented as truth: All strain Western credulity.

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  8. N. Korea slams Park's Cheonan speechRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    North Korea blasted South Korean President Park Geun-hye Sunday over her recent speech made at a ceremony to mark Pyongyang's torpedoing of a South Korean corvette in 2010 that killed 46 sailors. Speaking on the fifth anniversary of the tragedy Wednesday, Park said she "hopes North Korea abandons its reckless provocations and belief that nuclear weapons can protect the country."

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  9. U.S. intelligence chief says N. Korea is taking steps to deploy KN-08Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arirang TV

    This is the KN-08 intercontinental ballistic missile, which made its first public appearance during a military parade in North Korea in April 2012 to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of the country's founder, Kim Il-sung. It is estimated to have a maximum potential range of roughly 12-thousand kilometers, enough to reach U.S. soil.

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  10. The U.S. war crime North Korea won't forgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    North Korea cheered this month when a man with a knife and a history of violent behavior slashed the face of Mark Lippert, the U.S. ambassador to South Korea. The attack in Seoul was "a knife shower of justice," North Korea said, praising it as "deserved punishment for warmonger United States."

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  11. Sanctions extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    Japan will likely extend its sanctions against North Korea because of Pyongyang's delay in reporting into its abductions of Japanese citizens decades ago, the Nikkei business daily reported yesterday without citing sources. Japan will likely extend its sanctions against North Korea because of Pyongyang's delay in reporting into its abductions of Japanese citizens decades ago, the Nikkei business daily reported yesterday without citing sources.

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  12. $60 Notel device helps North Koreans subvert laws around movies and TV showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A $60 portable media player is providing many North Koreans a window to the outside world despite the government's efforts to keep its people isolated - a symbol of change in one of the world's most repressed societies. By some estimates, up to half of all urban North Korean households have an easily concealed "notel", a small portable media player used to watch DVDs or content stored on USB sticks that can be easily smuggled into the country and passed hand to hand.

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  13. N. Korea's execution of Jang Song-thaek clear violation of international law: UN reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Arirang TV

    The UN Human Right Council has ruled that North Korea's execution of Jang Song-thaek, the once powerful uncle of leader Kim Jong-un, and two of Jang's closest aides was a clear violation of international law. Citing a UN report, Radio Free Asia reported Saturday that the council said the public executions in December 2013 were totally unacceptable.

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  14. One year on since Dresden Proposal, outlook for inter-Korean ties remains bleakRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Arirang TV

    "As I look at the now-unified Germany here in Dresden and think about the reality of the Korean Peninsula, divided for 70 years, I cannot but feel the weight of history." Exactly one year has passed since President Park Geun-hye laid out her grand plan for reunification in the German city of Dresden.

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  15. Japan is set to extend sanctions on North Korea-NikkeiRead the original story

    Saturday | Reuters

    Japan will likely extend its sanctions against North Korea because of Pyongyang's delay in reporting into its abductions of Japanese citizens decades ago, the Nikkei business daily reported on Saturday without citing sources. The government is poised to decide next Tuesday on an extension to a trade embargo on North Korea, a ban on North Korea charter flights and a prohibition on North Korean ships entering Japanese ports, the Nikkei said.

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  16. N. Korea, China discuss annual trade fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Korea Herald

    A group of North Korean trade representatives has visited the Chinese border city of Dandong this week during which the two sides discussed ways to promote an annual trade exhibition between the two nations, according to Dandong officials on Saturday. North Korea and its economic lifeline, China, have jointly held the annual trade fair in October since 2012, but the number of North Korean business entities attending the event last year was about 30 percent less than 2013.

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  17. Japan expected to extend sanctions against North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Japan will likely extend its sanctions against North Korea because of Pyongyang's delay in reporting into its abductions of Japanese citizens decades ago, the Nikkei business daily reported on Saturday, March 28, without citing sources, according to Reuters. The government is poised to decide next Tuesday on an extension to a trade embargo on North Korea, a ban on North Korea charter flights and a prohibition on North Korean ships entering Japanese ports, the Nikkei said.

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  18. Japan is set to extend sanctions on North Korea: NikkeiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands during a photo session with participants in the 7th National Conference of Sportspersons in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency in Pyongyang March 27, 2015. Reuters/KCNA ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.

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  19. UN Condemns North Korea's Human Rights ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Big News Network.com

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  20. South Korea calls for North Korea to release 'spies'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Newstime Africa

    Seoul's unification ministry demanded Friday the release of two South Koreans being held in North Korea, after Pyongyang accused the detainees of being "heinous terrorists" - threatening to further derail hopes of meaningful inter-Korean dialogue. A day earlier, the North had identified the pair as Kim Kuk-gi and Choe Chun-gil - they are charged with spying on behalf of South Korea.

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