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Picture of the Day: Fatman Checks His Fruits

» by July 28th, 2014 at 1:02 pm » Comments (0)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] North Korean leader Kim Jong-un tours a fruit farm in Gangwon Province. North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency reported it on July 24, 2014, without ...more »

US To Spend Over $5 Billion To Counter North Korean ICBMs

» by July 26th, 2014 at 9:04 pm » Comments (0)

The US continues to fund improvements to its strategic missile defenses: The United States plans to spend about $5.8 billion over the next five years on a missile defense program designed ...more »

North Korea Upset About YouTube Video Lampooning Kim Jong-un

» by July 25th, 2014 at 9:00 pm » Comments (4)

This video is actually quite funny: North Korea has asked China to stop the spread of a video clip lampooning leader Kim Jong-un. According to a source in China on Tuesday, the ...more »

Tweet of the Day: Security Council To Discuss North Korean Missile Launches

» by July 22nd, 2014 at 4:54 pm » Comments (0)

Yonhap: (LEAD) N. Korea denounces Security Council move to discuss its missile launches: (ATTN: UPD... #KoreaNews— Korea News Summary (@ROKreport) July 19, 2014 more »

North Korea Takes Shot at China Claiming they Lack Backbone

» by July 21st, 2014 at 9:37 pm » Comments (9)

It looks like the tension between the Chinese and North Koreans is continuing to build: North Korea on Monday took an apparent sideswipe at China for its zero-tolerance policy against Pyongyang's ...more »

Fighters For Free North Korea Launches Latest Balloon Campaign

» by July 21st, 2014 at 7:55 am » Comments (0)

A ROK Drop favorite, Park Sang-hak and his group Fighters for Free North Korea have just launched their latest balloon campaign: A group of activists launched big balloons carrying leaflets across ...more »

US Secretary of State Warns Japanese Prime Minister About Visiting North Korea

» by July 18th, 2014 at 9:15 pm » Comments (0)

I would be surprised if the Japanese did not give the US some advanced notification of a visit, but abducted Japanese citizens is still a big issue in Japan that ...more »

Tweet of the Day: Rocket Show

» by July 18th, 2014 at 4:23 pm » Comments (0)

S. Korean tourists were close enough to witness splashdown of North Korean missile launches. Alarming. by @pearswick— Adam Cathcart (@adamcathcart) July 17, 2014 more »

Tweet of the Day: Defector Deal?

» by July 17th, 2014 at 4:33 pm » Comments (1)

North Korean defectors 'promised apartments and jobs if they return':— Paul Matthews (@ajosshi) July 17, 2014 more »

Did Former ROK President Kim Young-sam Miss Chance to Bring Peace to the Korean Peninsula?

» by July 16th, 2014 at 3:54 am » Comments (1)

This report in the Guardian blames former ROK President Kim Young-sam for blowing a historic opportunity to bring peace to the peninsula after the death of Kim Il-sung in 1994: The ...more »

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