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  1. Photos: Where's Kim?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Wall Street Journal

    This image taken from North Korean TV on July 8 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, and North Korea's nominal head of state, Kim Yong Nam, in black jacket and tie, during a mass memorial meeting in Pyongyang to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of Kim Il Sung, the nation's founder and Kim Jong Un's grandfather. Kim Jong Un hasn't been seen in public since Sept.

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  2. Sinphyong Kumgang RestaurantRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Korean News

    On the way from the capital city of Pyongyang to Wonsan City, Kangwon Province in the DPRK there is Sinphyong Kumgang Restaurant in Phyonghwa-ri, Sinphyong County, North Hwanghae Province. The restaurant is situated in a picturesque place surrounded by mountains and a man-made lake.

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  3. Analysts: North Korea Recent Economic Reforms Indicate Kim Jong Un's Growing PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Voice of America

    North Korea recently held a foreign investment conference in Dalian, China to recruit businessmen to help develop designated international tourist areas along the coast of Wonsan district and in Mount Kumgang. Participants at the event say they were impressed by the North's more open presentation, along with claims that economic reform is now the country's top priority.

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  4. Does Pyongyang want foreign investment while detaining foreign tourists?Read the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | English Dong-A

    Does Pyongyang want foreign investment while detaining foreign tourists? . SEPTEMBER 23, 2014 01:27.

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  5. N.K.: 'We never confiscated facilities from Hyundai Asan'Read the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | English Dong-A

    N.K.: 'We never confiscated facilities from Hyundai Asan' . SEPTEMBER 22, 2014 00:27.

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  6. N.Korea Woos Foreign Investments for 'Tourist Zone'Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Chosun Ilbo

    North Korea on Saturday held an investor blitz in Dalian, China that surprised participants by allowing potential investors to ask frank questions and receive answers on the spot. So far North Korean investment drives consisted of officials reading out scripted speeches and taking no questions.

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  7. Democratic People's Republic of Korea EstablishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Free Dictionary

    The History of North Korea began with occupation of the Korean Peninsula north of the 38th parallel by the Soviet Union at the end of World War II , a division of Korea with the United States occupying the south. When the joint trusteeship failed due to Soviet intransigence, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea was established in 1948.

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  8. Democratic People's Republic of Korea EstablishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Free Dictionary

    The History of North Korea began with occupation of the Korean Peninsula north of the 38th parallel by the Soviet Union at the end of World War II , a division of Korea with the United States occupying the south. When the joint trusteeship failed due to Soviet intransigence, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea was established in 1948.

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  9. North Korea vies with Castrogonia for top spot as deadbeat nationRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | Babalu Blog

    North Korea and Castrogonia are very similar countries. It's not just the arms smuggling, political repression, endemic poverty, and dynastic rulerships that link the two rogue states: they also refuse to repay their creditors.

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  10. N.Korea fires 3 short-range projectilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | NHK World

    The South Korean military says North Korea launched 3 short-range projectiles toward the Sea of Japan on Saturday. Officials said the projectiles were fired near the city of Wonsan on the eastern coast between 7:00 AM and around 7:40 AM.

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  11. North Korea Reported to Test Short-Range MissilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Boston.com

    North Korea launched three short-range projectiles off its east coast Saturday in an apparent test of its newly developed tactical missile, South Korean military officials said. The projectiles flew about 130 miles from Wonsan, landing harmlessly in the sea between North Korea and Japan, said officials at the Joint Chiefs of Staff of South Korea.

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  12. North Korea fires short-range missiles into East SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Arirang TV

    North Korea launched three short-range missiles from a site in its eastern border town of Wonsan on Saturday at around 7AM, Korea time. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff says it believes the missiles flew for around 200 kilometers before coming down in the East Sea.

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  13. DPRK fires 3 projectiles into watersRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | China Daily

    The Democratic People's Republic of Korea fired three short-range projectiles, presumed to be new tactical missiles, just five days after launching a projectile of the similar range, Yonhap News Agency reported Saturday. The projectiles were fired off between 7 am and 7:40 am local time from the DPRK's eastern Wonsan area into a northeasterly direction, a Joint Chiefs of Staff official was quoted as saying.

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  14. North Korea fires missiles ahead of S....Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Suria

    North Korea on Saturday test-fired three short-range missiles off its east coast, putting the South's military on alert ahead of a traditional harvest holiday. North Korean ground-to-air missiles are displayed before a portrait of former leader Kim Il-Sung at a military parade in Pyongyang, April, 2012 - by Ed Jones The missiles, launched from a location near the southeastern port of Wonsan early Saturday, flew 210 kilometres before splashing down in the Sea of Japan , the South Korean military joint chiefs of staff said.

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  15. North Korea fires missiles ahead of South Korea holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The Star Online

    SEOUL: North Korea on Saturday test-fired three short-range missiles off its east coast, putting the South's military on alert ahead of a traditional harvest holiday. The missiles, launched from a location near the southeastern port of Wonsan early Saturday, flew 210 kilometres before splashing down in the Sea of Japan , the South Korean military joint chiefs of staff said.

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  16. N. Korea fires short-range missiles into East SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Korea Herald

    North Korea fired three short-range missiles into the East Sea on Saturday, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said. The projectiles were fired between 7 and 7:30 a.m. from a site in its eastern border town of Wonsan.

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  17. N.K. fires short-range missile into East...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Korea Herald

    North Korea fired one short-range missile into the East Sea on Monday, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said.

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  18. North Korea Owes Sweden a 300m for 1,000 Volvos It Stole 40 Years Ago - And Is Still UsingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    North Korea's foremost trade debt to the western world is bizarre even by North Korean standards.

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  19. Foreign Crewmen Observe Important Day of DPRKRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Korean News

    There took place a meeting of foreign crewmen at Wonsan Port, Kangwon Province on Friday to mark the 54th anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il's start of the Songun revolutionary leadership.

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  20. North Korea sends some of its best tanks to Chinese border amid fears ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | National Post

    North Korea has transferred one of its newest and most modern armoured units to the border with China, in the latest indication of the depth of the rift between the two erstwhile allies.

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