The city of Pyongsong was new for many of us; even our tour
guide had never visited before. Located an hour north of Pyongyang, Pyongsong is
The difference between the atmosphere on the North Korean side
of the DMZ and what I could remember from a tour I had
previously taken in South Korea was extreme.
In February 2014, I traveled to several cities in North
Korea with the Pyongyang Project, a group based in Canada that organizes tours
of North Korea and works to help..
At a press conference held in Geneva yesterday, members of the
UN Commission of Inquiry (COI) into human rights abuses in North Korea presented
their official findings..
Two things that are certain to incite threats against South Korea and the United States are criticism of the North Korean leader, currently Kim Jong Eun, and the implemen..
Daily NK set out on the 25th to investigate claims that a clearance sale in Seoul was selling products produced at the Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC).
[imText1]In South Korea, October 9th is normally celebrated as the anniversary of the creation of the Korean alphabet in the era of King Sejong. This year, however, some s..
There is seemingly no limit to North Korea’s capriciousness these days. Until a month or so ago, it was as if the Korean Peninsula was on the brink of a nuclear conflagration..
Yesterday, on March 21st, the UN Human Rights Council passed a fresh North Korean human rights resolution. In so doing, the 47-member council unanimously agreed to the es..
With today’s re-election of President Barack Obama comes the very high likelihood that existing North Korea policy will endure in the short term, especially with just a month..