Tag: North Korea

North Korea uses Russian satellite navigation system instead of GPS for missile launches, observers say

North Korea uses Russian satellite navigation system instead of GPS for missile launches, observers say

North Korea has launched missiles without the assistance of the American global positioning system, according to observers, instead turning to Russ ...
China and North Korea reopen rail link after two-year coronavirus lockdown

China and North Korea reopen rail link after two-year coronavirus lockdown

North Korea has resumed rail freight services with China after a two-year hiatus in response to the coronavirus pandemic, China's Foreign Ministry ...
Biden government imposes initial sanctions on North Korea after rocket launch

Biden government imposes initial sanctions on North Korea after rocket launch

The Biden government imposed initial sanctions on North Korea's Weon programs on Wednesday (January 12) after Pyongyang said it ha ...
South Korea says the man who crossed the DMZ was a former North Korean defector

South Korea says the man who crossed the DMZ was a former North Korean defector

The person who entered North Korea on New Year's Day with a rare crossing of the heavily fortified border from the south is said t ...
The man who crossed the border was likely a former North Korean gymnast defector, Seoul says

The man who crossed the border was likely a former North Korean gymnast defector, Seoul says

The person who was seen crossing the heavily fortified border from South Korea to Pyongyang last week is said to be a North Korean who had previous ...
South Korean defects to North Korea when a heavily armed border is rarely crossed to the north

South Korean defects to North Korea when a heavily armed border is rarely crossed to the north

A South Korean crossed the heavily fortified border in a rare overflow to North Korea, Seoul said on Sunday. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff ( ...
Kim Jong-un talks about food, covid and defense as North Korea focuses on 2022

Kim Jong-un talks about food, covid and defense as North Korea focuses on 2022

North Korea agreed an important meeting of the ruling party with leader Kim Jong-un calling for a strengthening of its military, thorough anti-pand ...
Under the rule of Kim Jong Un, at least 7 North Koreans were executed for watching K-pop videos

Under the rule of Kim Jong Un, at least 7 North Koreans were executed for watching K-pop videos

In a shocking revelation, a human rights report said North Korea publicly executed at least 7 of its citizens for watching and dis ...