On the Corruption
Perceptions Index, Transparency International gave the DPRK a score of
8/100, which means it ranks with Afghanistan and Somalia a..
Left: North Korean leader Kim Jong Eun. Right: China''s President Xi Jinping. Images: Yonhap News AgencyBecause bribery in NK has become a de facto
necessity for cit..
In 2011, some three years after the dissolution
of the KDS (Kampfbund Deutscher Sozialisten/"Struggle League of German
Socialists") as a nationwide organization, Micha..
Even though entering North Korea has become more possible, it is still difficult to access to regions outside of the usual authorized areas, namely Pyongyang, Kaesong, the..
The "250-mile journey," a length of 400 km,
is described as a training exercise that challenges the limits of men--an
exercise undertaken by only some troops such as the spe..
On January 22nd, the Supreme Court announced
its decision to uphold the Seoul High Court’s verdict; Lee Seok Ki has been
charged for instigating an armed uprising, and is t..
After Michael Koth was kicked out of the
Communist Party he advocated openly national revolutionary positions. He became a member of the Workers
Party of Germany..
Several significant events surrounding
North and South Korea relations and U.S. and North Korea relations have
occurred one after another since the end of last year unti..
I. About North Korea’s New Year Address
If one were to measure North Korea’s New
Year's Address for “quality vs. quantity”, they would be very disappointed.
Following North Korean leader Kim Jong Eun’s New Year’s address, in which he expressed interest in holding inter-Korean summit talks, expectations have been on the rise abou..