05.09.2012 [Terra.com] - El líder de Corea del Norte, Kim Jong-un, ha expresado su pésame por la muerte el pasado lunes del reverendo Sun-myung Moon, fundador de la Iglesia de la Unificación, informó hoy la agencia estatal de noticias norcoreana (KCNA). La KCNA indicó en un
13.09.2012 [Businessweek] - Success in expanding the zones would help Kim Jong Un develop a nation that struggles to feed a population of 24 million amid international isolation stemming from its nuclear program. “Any reasonable Chinese investor will think twice before putting
30.08.2012 [Forbes] - A number of folks have said now they want to hear from Biden. Who else? Maybe Kim Jong Eun. There's a Pyongyang sub-Reddit, entirely made by users. It's a satire, styled to make it look like it's entirely made by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
18.09.2012 [Reuters] - MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Tuesday it agreed to write off 90 percent of North Korea's $11 billion debt and would reinvest the balance in the reclusive Asian state, in a sign of closer engagement with Pyongyang under new leader Kim Jong-un.
18.09.2012 [The Guardian] - Russia has agreed to write off nearly all of the $11bn debt accrued by North Korea during Soviet times as the Kremlin seeks to boost ties with its reclusive neighbour's new leader, Kim Jong-un. Russia will "forgive" 90% of the debt and reinvest $1bn as
18.09.2012 [Reuters] - Parts of the international community have been seeking to re-engage with North Korea since the death of Kim Jong-il, amid hopes that his son and successor would seek ways to end years of isolation and poverty. RAIL AND POWER LINES. Analysts believe
18.09.2012 [Reuters América Latina] - Partes de la comunidad internacional han estado examinando maneras de relanzar compromisos con Corea del Norte tras la muerte de Kim Jong-il, ante la esperanza de que su hijo y sucesor busque formas de terminar con años de aislamiento y pobreza.
22.08.2012 [Entertainment Weekly (blog)] - Now, before Kim Jong Il died in December, the DPRK [Democratic People's Republic of Korea] advertised a trip for American passport holders this summer, and they've had several trips since. Since I went five years ago, the need for hard currency has
23.08.2012 [Wall Street Journal (blog)] - The German news agency DPA, citing an Iranian news website Tabnak, got the report going around the world that Kim Jong Eun would be attending the Non-Aligned Movement summit next week in Tehran. If true, it would mark the first overseas trip for the
06.09.2012 [Yahoo! Philippines News] - A press conference for SBS TV Monday - Tuesday drama 'Faith' was held at The Cuum Studio in Incheon on September 4th, and was attended by main cast members such as Lee Min Ho, Kim Hee Sun, Ryu Duk Hwan, Park Sae Young, and director Kim Jong
02.09.2012 [The Atlantic] - As the country rolls out its "new look" leadership, North Korea's continuing nuclear program has dropped from the headlines, following North Korea's failed rocket launch and the failure of the Obama administration's "leap day" understanding with North
18.09.2012 [Francetv info] - Le nouveau dirigeant nord-coréen Kim Jong-un a fait une apparition à Pyongyang, mardi 18 septembre, au festival annuel Arirang, un spectacle gigantesque dans lequel jouent jusqu'à 100 000 personnes. Des milliers de danseurs ont envahi le
12.09.2012 [U.S. News & World Report] - Still, there are undeniable signs that the world's most closed-off society may be toying with change, from a carefully scripted campaign to soften the image of the country's young leader, Kim Jong Un, to the apparent purging of a hardline general and a
18.09.2012 [Korea Times] - The sight sparked speculation that the possible introduction of Coca-Cola by the Stalinist state was part of drive by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to open to the West. While frequent visitors say that the presence of Coke and other Western products
16.09.2012 [Korea Times] - Kim Jong-in, a chief strategist of the Park Geun-hye camp in charge of economic and social campaign pledges, unveiled the lineup of members of the campaign team, Sunday. Speaking at a news conference held at the party's headquarter in Seoul, Kim said
13.09.2012 [The Atlantic] - Tweet Sep 13 2012, 10:42 AM ET Comment. A recent poll finds most support diplomacy with Pyongyang and oppose military action. cfr nk article.jpg. North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un visits a military unit on an island in the southwest of Pyongyang
18.09.2012 [People's Daily Online] - North Korea's top leader Kim Jong Un enjoyed mass gymnastic and artistic performance "Arirang" on September 16, 2012. The extravaganza staged in vast three-dimensional space was a perfect combination of graceful and spectacular rhythms, dynamic
20.08.2012 [The Hankyoreh] - “On the whole, I think this visit to China showed the stability of the Kim Jong-un regime,” said University of North Korean Studies professor Yang Mu-jin. While the visit was going on, North Korea was reaching an agreement with Tokyo to repatriate the
07.09.2012 [The Chosun Ilbo] - Song was one of North Korea's best-known actresses when she began living with Kim Jong-il in the late 1960s and gave birth to his eldest son Jong-nam. She used to be the wife of South Korean writer Lee Ki-young, who defected to North Korea. But Kim
05.09.2012 [英文中國郵報] - Moon, a self-styled messiah who gathered a global following behind his church and spawned a multibillion-dollar business empire, died on Monday at the age of 92. His funeral will be held Sept. 15 at the church's headquarters in Gapyeong, east of Seoul.
17.09.2012 [Daily NK] - A group of twenty North Koreans defected across the Yalu River in the first week of September, marking the largest known group defection since the launch of the Kim Jong Eun regime. A Yangkang Province source told Daily NK on Friday, “Twenty North
17.09.2012 [Daily NK] - The North Korean authorities have been working tirelessly ever since Kim Jong Eun came to power to limit the number of people defecting, and the policy has met with some success. However, most experts agree that it will be impossible for the regime to
06.09.2012 [Foreign Policy (blog)] - After all, in North Korea, paramount leader Kim Jong Un visited some newly-built apartments that his father Kim Jong Il " paid deep attention from sites to designing and building." Apparently, the residents were crying at the opportunity to meet Kim
18.09.2012 [Portage Daily Graphic] - Me pictured with some of the girls on my roller derby team. Back L-R: Eddy Nigma, Grim Reber, Amelia Airbourne, Kim Jong Wheels, Lady Macdeath. Middle: Girlmeat, Scarlett Stone, Emberetta. Front: Dalliah Doomsayer (me). (SUBMITTED PHOTO). Tweet
12.09.2012 [The Hankyoreh] - Since Kim Jong-un took over in North Korea, his country has made some moves towards reform and openness. However, North Korea continues to deny that it is reforming. It says that expecting reform from North Korea is like expecting the sun to rise from
27.08.2012 [The Chosun Ilbo] - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and his wife Ri Sol-ju attended an event to celebrate the "military-first revolution" on Saturday, North Korea's official KCNA news agency reported. /Yonhap. Kim Kyong-hui, the dictator's aunt and head of the light
08.09.2012 [TruthDive] - Sydney, Sept 8 (ANI): A woman believed to be the widow of late North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il was treated at a hospital in Germany earlier this year, a report has claimed. According to a report in a South Korean newspaper, Kim Ok received treatment
10.09.2012 [Radio Cadena Agramonet] - Cuban President Raul Castro sent Top North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a present on the occasion of the 64th anniversary of the establishment of the People's Democratic Republic of Korea. Vice-minister of the Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces, General
24.08.2012 [英文中國郵報] - ... Jong Un seeking Beijing trip: source. BEIJING -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is seeking an ice-breaking trip to key ally Beijing next month to meet China's outgoing and new leaders, a source with ties to Pyongyang and Beijing told Reuters on