image descriptionArchives

North Korea’s nominal head of state to visit Russia this month

By Mon, May 04, 2015 4:29PM UTC 0 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's nominal head of state, not its absolute leader Kim Jong Un, is to visit Russia this month to attend celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the Soviet Union's victory over Nazi Germany....

South Korea to allow more journalists to visit North Korea

By Fri, May 01, 2015 12:46PM UTC 1 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it will push to allow more journalists to travel to North Korea to cover civilian exchange programs between the rival countries....

North Korean diplomats cause chaos at UN event on rights

By Fri, May 01, 2015 9:22AM UTC 0 Comment

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.S.-organized event on North Korea's human rights has briefly turned into chaos as North Korean diplomats insisted on reading a statement, amid shouts from defectors, and then stormed out of a United Nations chamber....

Kremlin: Kim Jong Un not coming to Moscow on May 9

By Thu, Apr 30, 2015 7:17PM UTC 0 Comment

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman says the leader of North Korea will not be attending celebrations in Moscow for Victory Day....

China reports 3 killed along border with North Korea

By Thu, Apr 30, 2015 11:33AM UTC 1 Comment

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese city has reported the killings of three villagers in an area where North Korean border guards have been accused of crossing over to commit thefts and murders....