Kim Jong Il

North Korea Flaunts Long-Range Missiles In Massive Parade

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 15.04.2017 | UK

North Korea paraded its intercontinental ballistic missiles in a massive military display in central Pyongyang on Saturday, with ruler Kim Jong Un loo...

Second Arrest Made Over Mysterious Death Of North Korean Dictator's Older Brother

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

UPDATE: Malaysian police say a third person has been arrested in connection with the death. Malaysian police have arrested two women over the death of...

Alleged Assassin Of Kim Jong-Un's Half Brother Wore 'LOL' Sweater And Pink Tights

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK

One of the alleged female assassins behind the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s half brother was wearing pink tights and a sweater emblazo...

Dining With Despots

Anne Richardson | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Parents
Anne Richardson

I would like to like to point out what a sheer bloody grind it is feeding my two small children. For context, this means two kids who have no allergies or any excuses not to eat, but ensure that the process is as labour intensive and as unenjoyable as possible.

These Are Kim Jong Il's Birthday Stamps

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK

If you had to associate an animal with North Korea, it would probably be... Actually, we have absolutely no idea. But we can say with some confiden...

North Korean Citizens Called Kim Jong-Un Ordered To Change Their Name

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK

Kim Jong-Un has banned the beleaguered citizens of North Korea from sharing his name, according to internal state documents obtained by South Korean m...

Kim Jong Un Might Be Suffering The Same Problem As Henry VIII

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Posted 27.09.2014 | UK

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is suffering from "discomfort", the country's state media has said, confirming long-held rumours that it is illness th...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Is Alex Salmond Scotland's Kim Jong Il?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Thursday 5 June 2014... 1) IS ALEX SALMOND SCOTLAND'S KIM JONG IL? It's getting rather personal, no...

Kim Jong-Un's 'Executed' Ex Appears On TV

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK

The former girlfriend of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, who was reportedly executed last year for making a sex tape, is now reportedly alive after a...

Kim Jong Un Visits Evil Underwater Lair

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.04.2014 | UK

Kim Jong Un has been pictured taking a tour of his evil underwater lair a renovated children’s camp, which is attended by the offspring of North Kor...

North Korean Defector's 8 Sketches Reveal Torture, Starvation & Death In Prison Camps (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK

Horrifying sketches depicting torture, starvation and abuse in North Korea's prisons have emerged in the light of a UN report into human rights abuses...

Harrowing Sketches From North Korean Defector Show Hellish Scenes Of Torture, Starvation & Death (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK

Harrowing sketches depicting torture, starvation and death in a North Korean prison have been published in a UN report into human rights abuses. T...

WATCH: North Korea Marks Anniversary Of Kim Jong-Il's Death

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

North Korea has marked the second anniversary of the death of Kim Jong-il, its former leader, days after a brutal political purge of Kim Jong-il's pow...

We Three Kims of Orient Are: Time to End North Korea's Reign of Terror

Benedict Rogers | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK
Benedict Rogers

Two years into Kim Jong-Un's reign, and a week after the execution of Jang Song-thaek, it is time to unseal the stone-cold tomb in which North Korea's regime has entrapped itself, end the misery, and hold the dictators to account.

N Korea 'Sells Gold To China' (But Who Knew It Had Any?)

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

North Korea has reportedly began selling large amounts of gold to China in order to avoid an imminent economic collapse. "Since several months ago,...

Two Thirds Of North Korea Suffer Chronic Food Shortages... But Kim Jong Un Enjoys A ‘Seven-Star' Lifestyle

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK

North Korea may be facing chronic food shortages but leader Kim Jong Un is enjoying a “seven-star” lifestyle. That’s according to his unlike...

Weapons Of Mass Seduction

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Just imagine the look on Kim Jong Un's face if he was suddenly assaulted by hundreds of pairs of airborne silky knickers. The North Korean leader m...

Charlotte Meredith

'I Have Lived A Life That Cannot Be Told Without Tears'

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK

This year, the world's media has been focused on North Korea's military threat, but what of the thousands left languishing in horrific conditions in t...

Kim Jong Un's Ex-Lover 'Executed By North Korean Firing Squad After Making Sex Tape'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is said to have ordered the public execution of his former lover after she made a sex tape. Hyon Song-Wol was kill...

WATCH: North Korea Marks War Anniversary With Huge Parade

ITN | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK

North Korea has marked the 60th anniversary of the truce that ended the Korean War with a massive celebration in the capital Pyongyang....

The Last Of The Bad Guys

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK

Everything must come to an end. The departure of Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad marks the culmination of an era of bad guys who reached a truly ...

Kim Jong Un Gives Hardline Defence Chief The Boot In Latest Cabinet Purge

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK

Kim Jong Un has sacked his hardline chief of defence, replacing him with an unknown army general, another purge in the young North Korean leader's inn...

Polvaulting - The Future of Satire?

Patrick Cash | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Tech
Patrick Cash

The Polvaulting story is not a straightforward relaying of the facts. It takes the bare premise of the facts as its starting point and then builds a surreal but humorous play on hypothesis around them; of what might happen if a rogue American General gave the order to attack North Korea.

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Il 'Feasted On Hippos, Snakes & Spiders'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK

Late North Korean leader Kim Jong Il feasted on snakes, hippos and spiders, his former personal chef has claimed. Sushi chef Kenji Fujimoto worked...

North Korea Hosts 'Friendship Boosting' Arts Festival Amid Nuclear Missile Threats

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.04.2013 | UK

North Korea may be beating the war drum but in many respects it was business as usual as the country kicked off a series of events to celebrate the Ki...