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July 23, 2018

Kim Jong Un orders officials to learn from exemplary Sinuiju tree nursery

Since coming to power, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has emphasized the need to protect the country’s forests and conduct reforestation activities. During...

Security agencies tussle over power

The responsibility for investigating human trafficking cases has recently been transferred from the North Korean Ministry of State Security (MSS, which monitors ideological trends...

[Photo] North Korean political lecture content calls South Korea a ‘living human hell’

The North Korean authorities have portrayed South Korea as crime-ridden, and emphasized the superiority of the socialist system in lectures for residents living near...

Matchmakers help North Korean elite say “I do” to the rich

Marriage brokers can be found in many countries of the world and act as professional matchmakers who facilitate the introduction of suitable partners and...

Criteria for elites in North Korea is changing, as even farming communities have electric...

As the number of North Korean households using solar panels to generate electricity increases, there is a growing number of electrical household appliances being...

North Koreans switch Chinese product labels to conceal manufacturing origins

Recently, a North Korean government official stated to South Korean journalists that North Koreans no longer use Chinese-made products. In reality, sources in North...

North Korean authorities continue crackdowns in fishing villages

While there are signs that the ‘anti-socialist’ crackdown by the North Korean authorities has slowed in recent days, sources have reported that crackdowns are...

[Photo]International market opens in Rason selling seafood products to Chinese tourists

Daily NK has caught a glimpse of the opening of an international market near the customs office in Wonjong-ri, Rason City, North Hamgyong Province....

North Korean lectures describe South Korea as ‘disease-ridden, backward country’

North Korea has returned to its routine criticisms of South Korea through nationwide lectures targeted at its domestic audience. The regime may be attempting to...

North Korea angles for outside investment through economic development push

Following their adoption of a new strategic line focused on the construction of a socialist economy, North Korean authorities have recently designated Kaesung as...

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