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North Korea Officially Shuts Down Speculation Of A Kim Jong Un Trip To Moscow

AP | ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 05.04.2015 | World

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea announced Monday that the head of its parliament will attend this month's Victory Day celebration in Mosco...

North Korea Says It Has Arrested A South Korean NYU Student For Illegal Entry

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2015 | World

SEOUL, May 2 (Reuters) - North Korea on Saturday said it had arrested a South Korean college student, holding a U.S. green card, for illegal entry i...

Russia: Kim Jong Un Cancels Trip To Moscow

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2015 | World

MOSCOW, April 30 (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will not attend events in Moscow next week commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end ...

Seoul Spies Say Kim Jong Un Executed 15 Officials This Year

AP | Posted 04.29.2015 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers on Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered the execution of 15 ...

Kim Jong Un 'Climbs' North Korea's Highest Mountain

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 04.20.2015 | World

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un "climbed the top" of the nation's highest mountain on Saturday, state news agency KCNA reported. Based on photogr...

Russia Says North Korea Indicated Kim Jong-Un Will Visit Moscow

Reuters | Posted 03.23.2015 | World

MOSCOW, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Russia received a positive initial signal from North Korea after President Vladimir Putin invited its leader Kim Jong Un ...

It May Be Kim Jong Un's Birthday, But He's Not Having A Party

Reuters | Posted 03.10.2015 | World

By James Pearson and Ju-min Park SEOUL, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Exactly one year ago, flamboyant NBA hall of fame star Dennis ...

North Korea Launches Bizarre Website In An Attempt To Encourage Tourism

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 12.02.2014 | World

North Korea launched a travel website on Monday that is decidedly more strange than it is inviting -- particularly since the country currently has a b...

Mystery Of Kim Jong Un's Disappearance May Be Solved

AP | KIM TONG-HYUNG | Posted 12.28.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's spy agency believes it has solved the mystery of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's 6-week public absence tha...

Pentagon: North Korea Can Likely Build Nuke That Could Hit U.S.

AP | By ROBERT BURNS | Posted 12.24.2014 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea may be capable of fielding a nuclear-armed missile that could reach U.S. soil, but because it has not tested such a we...

North And South Korea Exchange Gunfire Along Border

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 12.19.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Troops from the rival Koreas exchanged gunfire Sunday along their heavily fortified border in the second such shooting in ...

Kim Jong Un Reappears, Has A Cane Now

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 12.14.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — After vanishing from the public eye for nearly six weeks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is back, ending rumors that he w...

Kim Jong Un Makes First Appearance In Over A Month

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2014 | World

(Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited a newly built residential district and a scientific establishment, state media reported early on T...

Kim Jong Un Makes First Appearance In Over A Month

AP/HuffPost | Posted 12.13.2014 | World

I've cropped one of the Rodong Sinmun photos to show close-up of Kim Jong Un walking with a cane. #DPRK pic.twitter.com/IeMwZV2DUL— Steve Herman (@W...

Susan Rice: 'No Indication' Kim Jong Un Has Been Deposed

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 10.13.2014 | Politics

There's "no indication" that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is no longer in power, National Security Adviser Susan Rice said Sunday on NBC's "Meet th...

North Korean Leader Misses Important Anniversary Event

Posted 10.10.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For the first time in three years, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wasn't on a list of dignitaries at a celebration of the...

WHERE'S KIM?

The Washington Post | Posted 10.09.2014 | World

Have you heard? Kim Jong Un is missing. Which can only mean one thing: He has been overthrown! His little sister, Kim Yo Jong, now runs the show in ...

All Eyes On Kim Jong Un As North Korea Preps For Anniversary

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 12.09.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For the first time in three years, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wasn't on a list of dignitaries at a celebration of the...

Rumors Swirl Over Kim Jong Un's Health

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 09.29.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's authoritarian leader makes no public appearances for three weeks, skipping a high-profile event he usually a...

North Korean Leader Reportedly Suffering From 'Discomfort'

Reuters | James Pearson | Posted 11.26.2014 | World

SEOUL, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Young North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is suffering from "discomfort," state media has said in the first official acknowle...

Report: North Korea Exiles Over 100 To Remote Mountains

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 05.14.2014 | World

Watching a video filmed in a foreign country can get you banished in North Korea, as over a hundred people in the nation's capital have reportedly fou...

U.S. Intelligence Agencies Were Completely Wrong About North Korea

The New York Times | Posted 04.25.2014 | World

Almost everything American intelligence agencies and North Korea-watchers thought they understood two years ago about Kim Jong-un, the North’s young...

New Photos Reveal What Kim Jong Un Looked Like As A Kid

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 04.22.2014 | World

North Korea surprised friend and foe by releasing previously unseen childhood photos of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un. Since the image of the country's l...

Kim Jong Un 'Re-Elected' To Top Post, Surprising Absolutely No One

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 04.09.2014 | World

The only news coming out of North Korea that is hardly ever shocking are the country's "election" results. Pushing the terminology of democracy to...

No, North Koreans Are Not Forced To Get A Kim Jong Un Haircut

AP | ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 03.27.2014 | World

TOKYO (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's distinctive hairstyle is the 'do of the day on the Internet, thanks to a viral report that every male...