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N. Hamgyong Province cracks down on sanitation rule breakers

With germ and virus infections spreading through North Korea’s markets, shops and restaurants, the nation’s authorities have begun efforts to bring the situation under...

Waterborne diseases on the rise in South Pyongan Province

Amid the spread of acute intestinal infections in South Hwanghae Province, waterborne illnesses are spreading through South Pyongan Province as well, Daily NK has...

N. Hamgyong Province calls on officials to give medicine and food...

During a recent meeting on infectious diseases, North Hamgyong Province's party committee called on officials to help local residents by giving them medicine and...

Spread of tubercular lymphadenitis causes alarm in S. Hwanghae Province

Efforts to mobilize labor for collective farms in South Hwanghae Province have gone into emergency mode after a recent spike in cases of tubercular...

Special Report: How N. Korea is dealing with its COVID-19 crisis

Daily NK recently put together a special report focused on how North Korea is dealing with its COVID-19 crisis. The report provides a broad...

Hyesan Coal Mine workers suffer from outbreak of tuberculosis

There has been a recent outbreak of tuberculosis among workers at Hyesan Coal Mine in Yanggang Province, Daily NK has learned.  A Daily NK source...

Sources: N. Korea is hiding the real number of suspected COVID-19...

Despite North Korea's claims to have no COVID-19 patients, Daily NK has learned that the number of people suffering from COVID-19 symptoms in isolation...

Continued spread of ASF leads to dearth of pigs at local...

The continued spread of African Swine Fever (ASF) in North Korea has made it virtually impossible to buy piglets in local markets, Daily NK...

Amid monsoon rains, N. Korean fruit orchards face severe damage from...

Orchards in some parts of North Korea have been severely damaged by disease and pests due to monsoon rains that began from mid-July, Daily...

N. Korean authorities sound the alarm following avian flu outbreak

North Korean authorities recently ordered the strengthening of animal disease control measures following the “sudden” deaths of animals by avian flu at a number...

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