This year marks the 60th anniversary of the end of Korean War hostilities. However, there is no resolution in sight on the issue of the many thousands of..
In late September, the Asan Institute for Policy Studies held its annual conference on North Korea in Seoul, bringing expert voices from South Korea and around the world..
Kim Jong Eun appears to be taking what can be called the “rugby ball approach” to relations with the South. In other words, Pyongyang is making it difficult to predict which..
To a proportion of experts and analysts, the Byungjin Line of simultaneous nuclear and people’s economic development, as announced by Kim Jong Eun at the end of March, repres..
Last weekend, Daily NK spoke to Professor Andrei Lankov about the future of inter-Korean economic cooperation following the normalization of the Kaesong Industrial Compl..
While the forced repatriation of North Korean refugees has received worldwide attention in recent times, most notably during the “Save My Friend” campaign of early 2012, few..
Yesterday, Daily NK revealed Professor Andrei Lankov's positive perspective on Tuesday's agreement to restart the Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC). As the interview rev..
Professor Andrei Lankov is enthusiastic about this Tuesday’s agreement on the future of the Kaesong Industrial Complex, calling it a “slightly unexpected but very good” res..
2005 was an ambivalent year for the promotion of human rights in North Korea. But that year, several students from Sookmyung Women’s University were inspired by a near comple..
South Korean society is often accused of passivity on North Korean human rights issues. The Washington Post even made note of the extraordinary fact that a book about the l..