North Korea Releases Footage Of Crime By American Student Jailed For 15 Years

North Korea Releases Footage Of Crime By American Student Jailed For 15 Years

Eve Hartley  18.03.2016
North Korea has released security video footage of the crime it claims was committed by an American student who has been sentenced...
North Korea Fires Two Ballistic Missiles Into Sea Of Japan

North Korea Fires Two Ballistic Missiles Into Sea Of Japan

Paul Vale  18.03.2016
North Korea fired two medium-range ballistic missile 500 miles into the Sea of Japan on Friday, the latest sign of growing tensions...
The Eerie 5th Floor Of A Pyongyang Hotel Captivating Foolhardy Foreigners

The Eerie 5th Floor Of A Pyongyang Hotel Captivating Foolhardy Foreigners

George Bowden  16.03.2016
A hidden fifth floor at one of North Korea's leading tourist hotels is captivating foreigners - and encouraging some to risk...
US Student Faces 15 Years Hard Labour In N Korea Over Stealing Sign For 'Church Trophy'

US Student Faces 15 Years Hard Labour In N Korea Over Stealing Sign For 'Church Trophy'

Steven Hopkins  16.03.2016
North Korea's highest court sentenced an American tourist to 15 years in prison with hard labour on Wednesday for attempting to steal a...
Kim Jong Un's Latest Weapon Looks A Lot Like A Disco Ball

Kim Jong Un's Latest Weapon Looks A Lot Like A Disco Ball

Sarah Ann Harris  9.03.2016
Kim Jong Un has been pictured posing next to a disco ball with a load of CDs stuck on it a mock-up of a miniaturised nuclear warhead. The...
Why the EU Is Key to Embracing Asia's Growth

Why the EU Is Key to Embracing Asia's Growth

Hugo Swire  9.03.2016
Whether we're in politics, diplomacy or business, we all know that risk and opportunity are two sides of the same coin. Some commentators...
North Korea 'Orders Nuclear Weapons Be Made Ready For Use'

North Korea 'Orders Nuclear Weapons Be Made Ready For Use'

Chris York  3.03.2016
North Korea's leader has ordered his country's nuclear missiles be made ready for use, according to reports. (URGENT) N. Korean leader...
Visiting North Korea as a Tourist Isn't Just Dangerous: it's Exploitative and Amounts to Dictatorship Fetishism

Visiting North Korea as a Tourist Isn't Just Dangerous: it's Exploitative and Amounts to Dictatorship Fetishism

Michael Day  29.02.2016
Otto Frederick Warmbier will be released one day after a suitably impressive American dignitary has come to usher him home, the same cannot...
US Student Held In North Korea Sobs As He Begs State For Forgiveness

US Student Held In North Korea Sobs As He Begs State For Forgiveness

Lucy Sherriff  29.02.2016
A 21-year-old American university student who has been detained in North Korea apologised Monday for having committed what Pyongyang calls...

Two Years on From UN Report on North Korea's Crimes Against Humanity, It's Time to Act

Benedict Rogers  21.02.2016
Two years ago today, the United Nations published the most authoritative and comprehensive analysis of the world's most closed, and most...
South Korea Preparing For Terrorist Attacks From Pyongyang

South Korea Preparing For Terrorist Attacks From Pyongyang

Paul Vale  18.02.2016
North Korea could be planning to carry out Isis-style “terrorists attacks” on its southern neighbour, according to the national spy...
North Korea's Satellite Is 'Tumbling' In Orbit And That's Not The Worst Of It

North Korea's Satellite Is 'Tumbling' In Orbit And That's Not The Worst Of It

Thomas Tamblyn  11.02.2016
North Korea's satellite could be 'tumbling' through orbit according to US defence officials. There are also serious concerns over the payload...
Hardened North Korean Generals Weep Over Rocket Launch

Hardened North Korean Generals Weep Over Rocket Launch

Paul Vale  11.02.2016
North Korean state television aired footage on Wednesday showing hardened generals of the Korean People's Army weeping like puppies next...
North Korea Fires Up Its Plutonium Reactor

North Korea Fires Up Its Plutonium Reactor

Paul Vale  9.02.2016
North Korea has fired up a plutonium reactor, according to US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, who warned on Tuesday the...