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North Korea Faces Worst Drought In Over A Decade

Reuters | Posted 08.23.2014 | World

SEOUL, June 23 (Reuters) - North Korea's rivers, streams and reservoirs are running dry in a prolonged drough, state media said on Monday, prompting...

North Korea Eats Itself

William J. Furney | Posted 04.03.2013 | World
William J. Furney

Probably nowhere on Earth, not even amid the ongoing massacres in Syria and its disconnected government, is the contrast between fact and fantasy so stark as in North Korea. A new report reveals an illicit trade in human meat has sprung up around North Korea.

North Korea Rocket

Jeff Danziger | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


'Big Human Losses' In North Korean Floods

Reuters | Posted 09.27.2012 | World

SEOUL, July 28 (Reuters) - Severe flooding across North Korea has killed 88 people and left tens of thousands homeless, state media reported late on...

Hunger In North Korea Worsens

Reuters | Posted 09.25.2012 | World

By Ju-min Park SEOUL, July 27 (Reuters) - Talk that North Korea's young leader plans to reform the broken economy is already having an...

As Millions Starve in North Korea, the West Make Jokes About Their Missiles

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 06.19.2012 | World
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

We took the threat of Saddam seriously. Likewise, there has been no comedic perspective over the slaughter of the Syrian people happening at this very moment. Yet for some reason North Korea doesn't come across as such a pressing matter that must be dealt with forthwith.

A Rare Glimpse Inside North Korea

New York Times | SHARON LaFRANIERE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PYONGYANG, North Korea -- Girls' soccer teams waged a fierce battle outside a huge gymnasium. Two young brides, one resplendent in a white gown and th...