It is too early to tell whether the policy changes presented by Cuban leader Raul Castro over the weekend will bring positive change to the Caribbean isl..
A few days ago, when I met an old defector who had just emerged from Hanawon (the resettlement education center for North Korean defectors outside Seoul) and we talked abou..
“We repeatedly told them to cease their acts of war immediately. We warned them that if they did not stop their invasion, we would take decisive action. However, our enemies..
The G20 Seoul Summit closes today. The leaders of the 20 biggest economies in the world and a number of emerging nations have spent two days discussing some of the weighties..
Dear Lee Du Gyun,
I’m Choi Hong Jae, someone who sometimes dropped by the oriental medical clinic, “Minjung Tangjewon” (People’s Medical Clinic), which you managed wit..
Hereditary succession through three generations is unprecedented in modern history. Anywhere a country has adopted republicanism over monarchy, regardless of whether it is in..
An alleged North Korean spy known only as Han appeared at Seoul Central District Court for the first time on Tuesday charged with collecting and providing to North Korea..
At 3:30 AM on the 16th, the North Korean football team kicked off their game in Johannesburg with possibly the strongest team on earth, Brazil.
There were a few well-..
The Chinese government has yet to comment on Kim Jong Il’s China trip schedule, an event which is notable primarily for meeting none of the basic requirements of a state visi..
Another article about “the strangest place on earth,” also one of the “greatest holidays on earth,” and an old question naturally comes to the surface: should tourists be..