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February 19, 2019
Popular South Korean cosmetics on offer in North Korean markets

Demand for South Korean cosmetics grows in provincial regions of North Korea

Rising demand for South Korean cosmetics is spreading beyond Pyongyang to the country’s provinces, and many women in North Korea are seeking out the...
Kim Jong Un visiting a construction site in Samjiyon

Local residents supplying food for university students at Samjiyon site

University students are being mobilized to work on the Samjiyon modernization project in Ryanggang Province, and reports have surfaced that the food for these...

Public rally shames distributors of illegal foreign media in North Korea

A rare public rally held to shame those accused of watching or distributing illegal videos was held in Hyesan on February 3, North Korean...
Kim Jong Un at Ministry of the People's Armed Forces on 71st anniversary of North Korea's army

North Korea’s military physical exams superficial at best, deadly at worst

The incidence of soldiers with contagious diseases and those in such poor health that they cannot function properly has risen to such an extent...
Wonsan-Kalma Coastal Tourist Area

150,000 workers head to Wonsan-Kalma Coastal Tourist Zone in extreme cold

As the construction of the Wonsan-Kalma Coastal Tourist Area continues under the watchful eye of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, sources report that...
North Korean soldiers in Sinuiju

North Korean government distributes electronic scales to fight military corruption

After North Korean leader Kim Jong Un emphasized an end to corruption in his New Year’s Address, orders have reportedly been handed down to...
RIver of Musan Mine

Musan Mine workers pay fees to skip work and enter smuggling trade

It is becoming increasingly common for North Korean miners employed at the Musan Mine to pay fees in order to skip work, local sources...
Kim Jong Un visiting a construction site in Samjiyon

Residents from other areas of North Korea to receive Samjiyon housing

Buildings and apartments nearing completion in Ryanggang Province’s Samjiyon area, the site of a massive state-led modernization project, will soon be assigned by the...
North Korean workers

What do North Koreans think will happen with the denuclearization process and international sanctions...

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are scheduled to hold their second nuclear summit in Vietnam on February 27....

North Korean authorities hold lectures to plug information leaks

Officials from North Korea’s Ministry of State Security have been delivering lectures focusing on the need to combat "espionage" in cities near the Chinese...

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