President Sohn Kwang Joo, head of the Korea Hana Foundation. Image: Korea Hana FoundationDaily NK recently sat down with Sohn Kwang Joo, head of K..
- You were the political refinement revolution department reporter for the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). This must have required favorable songbun, or political and..
Park Jong Cheol, head of Gyeongsang University's Institute for Peace and Unification StudiesDaily NK [DNK]: You have been researching China-North Korea relation..
Following North Korea’s fifth nuclear test on September 9, concern is mounting in anticipation of the North’s next provocation. Some analysts believe that a launch of long r..
Greg Scarlatoiu (pictured left) is executive directorof the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK) in Washington and a former Eastern European citizen who wit..
North Korean defectors flee a brutally oppressive regime to oftentimes encounter myriad new difficulties in the resettlement process despite, and sometimes because of, their..
North Koreans often jokingly refer to their capital city as the "Republic of Pyongyang." There might be some humor in this epithet, but it reflects a deeper reality within..
“As soon as I found out I was selected to be a 'Master Chef' I burst into tears. For the whole journey, I was trying hard to stay strong. However, it was on that day in 2016..
After emigrating to Australia 25 years ago, Soloman Choi (65, pictured left) has toured farms across the country and provided people with agricultural expertise through his..
North Koreans dispatched abroad as laborers suffer from all types of human rights abuses and labor rights violations. Recently we had the opportunity to speak with Choi Cheo..