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Kim Jong Un Reappears, Has A Cane Now (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: North Korea, Kim Jong Un, news, media, world, government )

Carrie
- 8 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
After vanishing from the public eye for nearly six weeks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is back, ending rumors that he was gravely ill, deposed or worse. Now, a new, albeit smaller, mystery has emerged: Why the cane?
Former Top Official Says Kim Jong-Un Is No Longer in Control of North Korea
World  (tags: world, rumors, North Korea, Kim Jong-un, government, politics, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 11 days ago - news.vice.com
The government's Organization and Guidance Department (OGD), a powerful group of officials that once reported only to Kim Jong-il, have stopped taking orders from his son, Kim Jong-un. The OGD, Jang says, has effectively taken control of the country.
North Korea Unleashes Racist Slurs Against Obama
World  (tags: North Korea, Kim Jong Un, Pyongyang's Korean Central News Agency, South Korea, USA, racial slurs, ethics, President Obamamedia, government, corruption, ethics )

Carrie
- 165 days ago - news.yahoo.com
North Korea is notorious for inflammatory, warlike rhetoric against its rivals South Korea and the U.S. but had rarely used racial slurs in its verbal attacks. Pyongyang's tone has grown angrier in recent weeks as it threatens to conduct...
World Must Act on North Korea Rights Abuse, Says UN Report
World  (tags: world, politics, humanrights, North Korea, report, news, UnitedNations )

Cal
- 246 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The international community must act on evidence that crimes against humanity are being committed in North Korea, says a long-awaited UN report.
NORTH KOREA: WHERE EVERYTHING'S AMAZING AND EVERYONE IS HAPPY
World  (tags: North Korea, lies, dishonesty, propaganda, humanrights, politics, government, ethics, corruption, violence, society )

Carrie
- 272 days ago - esquire.com
"Welcome to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea," our host beamed. The plane had barely landed, and the propaganda had already started. I was officially part of the first tourist delegation to ever visit North Korea for New Year's.
Story About Kim Jong-Un's Uncle Being Fed to Dogs Originated With Satirist
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, government, North Korea, politics, society, terrorism, violence )

Kit
- 289 days ago - theguardian.com
Lurid story about Jang-Song-theak's death apparently first appeared in satirical post on Chinese social media network. Though he did have his Uncle executed.
North Korea Using Russian Tech to Create 'Electromagnetic Pulse Weapons'
World  (tags: North Korea, South Korea, Russia, technology, electromagnetic pulse weapons, world )

Carrie
- 352 days ago - rawstory.com
South Korea's spy agency said Monday that North Korea was using Russian technology to develop electromagnetic pulse weapons aimed at paralysing military electronic equipment south of the border.
North Korea Is Treated as a Joke, But the Reality Is a Repressive Regime the World Must No Longer Ignore
World  (tags: North Korea, government, humanrights, freedoms, corruption, society, violence, ethics )

Carrie
- 358 days ago - rawstory.com
North Korea is often seen as something of a joke: a strange, secretive place in the grip of cartoon communism and under the thumb of crazed dictators. Rare glimpses behind the bamboo curtain fuel the fascination, with images of mass games, military...
Kim Jong-Un's Ex-Girlfriend 'Shot By Firing Squad'
World  (tags: North Korea, Kim Jong-Un, human rights, violence, death, crime, freedoms, world, society, government, humans, ethics )

Carrie
- 419 days ago - english.chosun.com
Kim Jong-un's ex-girlfriend was among a dozen well-known North Korean performers who were executed by firing squad on Aug. 20, reports said Wednesday. Singer Hyon Song-wol as well as Mun Kyong-jin, head of the Unhasu Orchestra, were arrested on Aug. 17...
Horror of North Korean Prison Camps Exposed at UN Panel Hearing
World  (tags: North Korea, torture, world, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', UnitedNations, humanrights, government, freedoms, news )

Cal
- 427 days ago - globalpost.com
Public executions and torture are daily occurrences in North Korea's prisons, according to dramatic testimony from former inmates at a UN Commission of Inquiry that opened in South Korea's capital on Tuesday.
North Korea Expanding Yongbyon Nuclear Complex, U.S. Institute Says
World  (tags: North Korea, US, world, government, nuclear program, violence, asia, corruption, ethics, politics, news, UnitedNations )

Carrie
- 441 days ago - cbsnews.com
A U.S. institute tracking North Korea's nuclear weapons program says recent satellite photos show Pyongyang is doubling the size of its uranium enrichment plant, jibing with the country's announced plans to expand technology that can be used both to...
The North Korea I Wasn't Meant to See
World  (tags: world, politics, North Korea, hunger, mass hunger, poverty, oppression, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, news, freedoms )

Cal
- 441 days ago - cnn.com
The poverty I see through the bus window is not the view of North Korea the regime wants to be seen.
Soviet-Era Weaponry Found Hidden on North Korean Freighter
World  (tags: Panama, North Korea, weapons, smuggling, world, UnitedNations, government, news, politics )

Carrie
- 458 days ago - washingtonpost.com
When law enforcement agents boarded a rusty, aging North Korean freighter making a rare journey down the Panama Canal last week, they had been tipped off that they would find narcotics, Panamanian officials said.
Panama Stops Ship Allegedly Smuggling Missile Material to North Korea
World  (tags: Panama, North Korea, weapons, smuggling, world, violence, society, government, news )

Carrie
- 462 days ago - abc.net.au
The president of Panama says a North Korean ship has been caught trying to smuggle sophisticated missile equipment through the Panama Canal.
 

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