Korean War

North Korea Issues Most Bellicose Threat This Year

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK

North Korea has threatened to leave no American alive should there be a second war on the divided Korean peninsula. The bellicose threat came from off...

Thousands Of North Koreans Protest Against 'Fatty Imperialist' US

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK

A massive anti-US rally has taken place in North Korea to mark the 65th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War. Over 100,000 people gathere...

Widow Weeps Over Coffin Of Husband Lost 63 Years Ago In Korean War

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

This incredible picture shows 94-year-old Clara Gantt weeping over the remains of her dead husband who disappeared 63 years ago. Army Sergeant 1st Cla...

WATCH: North Korea Celebrates 60th Anniversary Of Peninsula Conflict

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK

Thousands of North Koreans attend a mass dance performance to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War. ....

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....

WATCH: War Veteran Travels To North Korea To Search For Friends Remains

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2013 | UK

Thomas Hudner Jr. is returning to North Korea for the first time in 63 years to search for the remains of his lost friend who was the US Navy's first ...

Just How Dangerous Is North Korea?

Giovanni Vimercati | Posted 07.06.2013 | UK Politics
Giovanni Vimercati

Scaremongering by definition tends to exaggerate and mislead. Yet it works.

North Korea - George Orwell's Pyramid Looms Over Pyongyang

John Fleming | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK
John Fleming

I was in North Korea last week for the celebrations of the late Great Leader Kim Il-sung's 100th birthday.

Afghan Pullout: More Pragmatic Hypocrisy in a Wrong War

Dan Ehrlich | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK
Dan Ehrlich

From an American, and even a Euro perspective, Afghanistan could be another example of the pick and choose hypocrisy the West plays at when dealing with armed conflicts. It comes down to what's their worth to NATO? Afghanistan is no longer worth it. Of course, if the Iraqi oil fields were there?

At the Heart of Activism

Hannah Murphy | Posted 07.01.2012 | Home
Hannah Murphy

I had never heard of the island of Jeju in South Korea before I set off to film there. The protest movement against the construction of one of South Korea's largest naval bases was hardly known to the world.