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Under-The-Radar Cell Phone Photos Show The Real North Korea

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 04.01.2016 | World

A photographer whose train journey into North Korea was unexpectedly halted got an unusual glimpse into the Hermit Kingdom. Last August, Beijing-based...

Photos Of Women In North Korea Show Beauty Crosses All Boundaries

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 10.05.2015 | World

Photographer Mihaela Noroc is on a mission to document diverse beauty by photographing women in every country of the world. Last month, that odyssey t...

Photos Go Inside North Korea's Shiny New Airport

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.02.2015 | Travel

Chances are a visit to North Korea is not in your future plans. But photos of the country's shiny new airport give you a virtual glimpse at what some ...

This Is The North Korea They Want You To See

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 08.26.2015 | Travel

The latest photos from inside North Korea are nothing short of surreal -- largely due to the fact that they're on Instagram. Photographer Taylor Pem...

40 Photos From An Epic Road Trip Through North Korea

AP/The Huffington Post | ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 10.24.2014 | World

LAKE CHON, North Korea (AP) — When North Korea opens its doors, it does so for a reason. So it was when the authoritarian government granted permiss...

'North Koreans Aren't The Robots They Are Often Portrayed As'

The WorldPost | Chandran Nair | Posted 07.21.2014 | World

"The Other Hundred" is a unique photo book project aimed as a counterpoint to the Forbes 100 and other media rich lists by telling the stories of peop...

The Stark Difference Between North And South Korea In 10 Stunning Photos

Posted 05.29.2014 | World

Today, it is hard to believe that North and South Korea were ever a united land. The repressive northern state and its wealthy southern neighbor l...

Emily Thomas

WATCH: North Korea's Biggest City Looks Like A Ghost Town

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Thomas | Posted 05.21.2014 | World

To the outside world, glimpses of daily life in North Korea are few and far between. A Singaporean photographer, however, recently created a video ...

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...

An Insider's Story From North Korea

Alex Kim | Posted 04.27.2014 | Impact
Alex Kim

north koreaOutside visitors are allowed to visit North Korea, their visits categorized into different streams: journalism, charity, tourism, family reconnection. The last category intrigued us. What would it be like to know your family was living in such a place?

Inside North Korea

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 01.27.2014 | Travel

It's been three months since National Geographic released a set of rare North Korea photos and weeks since rap duo Pacman and Peso debuted the music v...

The 10 Kim Jong Un Portraits You Wouldn't Want To Have Missed This Year

Posted 12.31.2013 | World

Was 2013 the year of Kim Jong Un? North Korea's peculiar leader lifted some of the mystery this year and appeared in public with greater frequency, sh...

LOOK: Brilliant Photos Show The Real North Korea

Posted 10.07.2013 | World

These days, unless you're Dennis Rodman, there's a slim chance you'd be able to experience North Korea to its fullest. The Hermit Kingdom is notorious...

A Surreal North Korean Vacation

2012-07-03-slatelogo.jpg | Posted 03.13.2013 | Arts

By Daphnee Denis Read the original article on Slate. As a permanent nuclear threat, and currently in the news for its leader's heated rhetoric,...

PHOTOS: A Look Inside North Korea

www.theatlantic.com | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un assumed his position just over a year ago, following his father's death in late 2011. Under his direction, North Korea...

PHOTOS: Glimpse Into The Hermit Kingdom

Posted 04.10.2012 | World

Associated Press photographer David Guttenfelder has released a series of photographs that provide a fascinating glimpse into one of the most secluded...

PHOTOS: A Rare Look Inside North Korea

Posted 02.18.2012 | World

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Il has passed away at 69-years-old. He died on a train, reportedly suffering a heart attack. Kim Jong Il took over po...

PHOTOS: An Insider's Look At North Korean Daily Life

Posted 10.07.2011 | World

It's known as one of the world's most isolated nations, the subject of intense global speculation as it makes headlines for a long-range rocket launch...