19.3 C
Pyongyang
June 3, 2020
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Locals flock to Taebong Mine to make extra money

Many people in Ryanggang Province have been flocking to an area around Taebong Mine to pan for gold and tungsten, Daily NK has learned. The...
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N. Korean soldiers face punishment after breaking quarantine

A group of soldiers who broke quarantine after suffering symptoms similar to that of COVID-19 faced harsh punishment for breaking North Korea’s disease control...
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N. Korea to permit smuggling over parts of Sino-NK border

North Korean authorities have decided to permit smuggling activities across some portions of the Sino-North Korean border from mid-June on the condition that smugglers...
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Photo: N. Korean laborers in China are making protective suits

A Daily NK source recently sent over a photo that shows North Korean laborers at a Chinese factory manufacturing white protective suits.  The image (below)...
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North Pyongan Province border guards are being rotated out more frequently

North Korean border patrol units in North Pyongan Province are being rotated out more frequently as part of efforts to end cross-border smuggling and...
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N. Korea is probing the results of its economic development strategy

The Organization and Guidance Department (OGD) in North Korea's Central Committee recently created an investigative team to better understand the results of the country's...
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N. Korea’s collective farms face difficulties obtaining needed supplies

As the North Korean planting season has begun in earnest, some collective farms in the country are facing difficulties acquiring agriculture supplies due to...

Eighty ostriches recently died at the Pyongyang Ostrich Farm

North Korean authorities recently launched an investigation into the recent mass death of around 80 female ostriches at the Pyongyang Ostrich Farm, Daily NK...
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Kim Yo Jong is reviewing North Korea’s public bonds program

Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the first deputy director of North Korea's Propaganda and Agitation Department,...
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More Chinese fishing boats are fishing illegally in N. Korean waters

Chinese fishing boats are increasingly conducting illegal fishing activities in North Korean waters following North Korean restrictions on fishing stemming from fears over COVID-19,...

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