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Vice President to Visit JSA

» by December 3rd, 2013 at 3:30 am » Comments (10)

Look who will be making a visit to Panmunjom later this week: Biden will visit the DMZ Saturday following a ceremony honoring U.S. troops who died during the Korean War, which ...more »

Tweet of the Day: New Zealand Couple to Cross DMZ

» by August 16th, 2013 at 3:46 pm » Comments (2)

New Zealand couple to cross DMZ on inter-Korean motorbike tour http://t.co/inzFPRbUku @nknewsorg— James Pearson (@pearswick) August 16, 2013 more »

North Korea Fails To Check DMZ Mailbox For 18 Years

» by July 23rd, 2013 at 9:56 pm » Comments (2)

Here is an interesting story about a mailbox that the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission (NNSC) maintains to communicate with the North Koreans: Every Tuesday morning an international armistice monitoring group on ...more »

South Koreans play game of “Let’s see if I can get everything I own in or on my car” while evacuating from North Korea

» by April 28th, 2013 at 5:39 pm » Comments (13)

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="634"] Piled high: South Korean vehicles were overloaded with finished products from North Korea's Kaesong industrial complexA group of 175 South Koreans have been withdrawn from a ...more »

SKorea demands talks with NKorea on closed factory

» by April 24th, 2013 at 10:23 pm » Comments (10)

The South Koreans have historically been susceptible to the whims of the norK regime during various cooperation schemes. It appears the ROK's feel they are about to be burned again. ...more »

DMZ Flashpoints Archive

» by January 18th, 2013 at 6:01 pm » Comments (9)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="240"] A picture of a bullet riddled US Army truck after being attacked by North Korean commandos in 1968.[/caption] This is a collection of articles from my ongoing ...more »

DMZ Flashpoints: The 1969 EC-121 Shootdown

» by January 18th, 2013 at 1:49 am » Comments (14)

When people think of provocations from North Korea most people today think that the deadliest incidents from the rogue regime have been targeted against South Korea. The largest loss of ...more »

Christian Group Denied Permission To Establish DMZ Christmas Tree

» by November 28th, 2012 at 3:46 am » Comments (15)

No Christmas tree will be lit up this year on the DMZ: In the spirit of love and peace, the Demilitarized Zone will not be lit up like a Christmas tree ...more »

Picture of the Day: Swiss Representative To the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission

» by November 19th, 2012 at 1:34 pm » Comments (3)

Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission Swiss member, Maj. Gen. Jean-Jacques Joss, speaks at the 58th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War Armistice Agreement on July 27, 2011 held at ...more »

Korean Defense Minister Apologizes For Lax DMZ Border Security

» by October 15th, 2012 at 5:34 am » Comments (4)

It seems like the fallout from the recent North Korean soldier defection is continuing to spread: ┬áSouth Korea's defense chief apologized publicly Monday after his military failed to spot a North ...more »

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