Following a similar group defection in April, the recent
escape of three North Korean employees from another restaurant overseas deals a
Since coming into power, Kim Jong Un has expanded the use of
enterprises in the restaurant industry to earn money for the regime by actively
spreading the business to Chin..
With the recently publicized defections of North Korean
workers from restaurants in China, concern for the possibility of retaliatory
abductions of South Korean citizens..
By anointing himself with the new title of
Party chairman at the 7th Workers’ Party Congress, Kim Jong Un has formalized
the pivot of the regime’s core of power toward the..
The first Workers’ Party Congress in 36
years concluded last week on May 9. The regime's propaganda machine worked tirelessly to spread the word
that the Congress would pre..
Following the sweeping personnel changes
that occurred within North Korea’s central governing bodies during the 7th
Worker’s Party Congress, considerable speculation (part..
It has been about a month and a half since
the strongest sanctions to date have been passed and implemented targeting
North Korea. As the key to the success of the entire..
Our visit to Kumkang Mountain on the third
day was the most boring day of the trip. Even though the scenery at Kumkang was
beautiful, no matter where we looked there was n..
It is the second day of my vacation in North Korea. It’s lunch time already.
Our guide brought us to a seafood restaurant that supposedly serves the most
After spending the night at Kangwon
Province’s Masikryong, we were finally able to get a look at the ski grounds
which were too dark to see the night before. It was quite a..