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Stories & News on North Korea - 조선민주주의인민공화국 - its Leader, the DPRK Economy, SEZ and Kim Jong-un
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Gazprom discussed prospects of interaction in natural gas sphere with North Korea

Gazprom discussed prospects of interaction in natural gas sphere with North Korea | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Gazprom explored an option of building a gas pipeline over the DPRK to the Republic of Korea earlier
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How North Korea's hushed-up economy is hindering its development - The Guardian

How North Korea's hushed-up economy is hindering its development - The Guardian | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Pyongyang has been denied entry to China’s new investment bank because of a refusal to share economic data.
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What’s New in Kim Jong Un’s New Year’s Speech | 38 North: Informed Analysis of North Korea

Chung-in Moon examines what's new and what is missing in Kim Jong Un's New Year's address, while trying to gauge the level of Kim's commitment to political
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North Korea's Kim Jong Un open to 'highest-level' talks with South

North Korea's Kim Jong Un open to 'highest-level' talks with South | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said in New Year's speech that he is open to more talks with Seoul or even a summit with his South Korean counterpart.
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Nordkorea: Kim Jong-un betraut Schwester mit hohem Parteiposten

Nordkorea: Kim Jong-un betraut Schwester mit hohem Parteiposten | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Der nordkoreanische Machthaber Kim Jong-un hat seine jüngere Schwester in den Staatsmedien als hohe Funktionärin des Zentralkomitees der Arbeiterpartei vorstellen lassen.
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Wo ist Kim? In Nordkorea stimmt was nicht

Wo ist Kim? In Nordkorea stimmt was nicht | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Seit 36 Tagen ist der „großartige Führer“ Kim Jong-un abgetaucht. Nicht nur die Nordkoreaner fragen sich, ob es dafür andere Gründe gibt als die beiden gebrochenen Fußgelenke des Diktators.
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North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un may be seriously ill from eating too much ... - New York Daily News

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un may be seriously ill from eating too much ... - New York Daily News | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
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North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un may be seriously ill from eating too much ...
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Is a dangerous cheese addiction making Kim Jong-un seriously ill?
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Top North Korean banker absconds with £3million from Kim Jong Un's slush fund - Daily Mail

Top North Korean banker absconds with £3million from Kim Jong Un's slush fund - Daily Mail | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
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Top North Korean banker absconds with £3million from Kim Jong Un's slush fund
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Kim Jong Un is in his early 30s and came to power in December 2011 when his father, Kim Jong Il, died of a heart attack.
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Kim Jong-un Visited a Lube Factory, and Of Course It Became a Meme

Kim Jong-un Visited a Lube Factory, and Of Course It Became a Meme | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Reddit users Photoshopped images of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visiting a lubricant factory.
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12 Very North Korean Quotes From North Korea's Letter About Seth Rogen Film

12 Very North Korean Quotes From North Korea's Letter About Seth Rogen Film | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
The government of North Korea has filed a formal protest with the United Nations over The Interview, a film starring Seth Rogen and James Franco about a plot to kill Kim Jong-Un.
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Kim Jong Un Supervises KPAN Swim Test and Inspects Hwa Islet ...

Kim Jong Un Supervises KPAN Swim Test and Inspects Hwa Islet ... | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
DPRK state media reported on 2 July (Wednesday) that Kim Jong Un (Kim Cho'ng-u'n) supervised an assessment of the swimming ability of Korean People's Army [KPA] Navy commanding officers.
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North Korea threatens war on US over Kim Jong-un movie - Citifmonline

North Korea threatens war on US over Kim Jong-un movie - Citifmonline | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
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North Korea threatens war on US over Kim Jong-un movie
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North Korea has promised “merciless” retaliation if a forthcoming Hollywood movie about killing Kim Jong-un is released, say agencies.
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Kim Jong Un heads out to sea to 'teach navigation methods to captain' - Daily Mail

Kim Jong Un heads out to sea to 'teach navigation methods to captain' - Daily Mail | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
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Kim Jong Un heads out to sea to 'teach navigation methods to captain'
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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un led a drill and taught navigation methods to the captain of a submarine as he visited a navy unit, it has been reported.
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Dilemmas in Financial Engagement with North Korea

Over the past few months, there have been a number of important developments concerning North Korea’s external finances.
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FBI Director Gives New Clues Tying North Korea to Sony Hack

FBI Director Gives New Clues Tying North Korea to Sony Hack | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
FBI Director James Comey revealed that the hackers "got sloppy" and mistakenly sent messages directly that could be traced to IP addresses used exclusively by North Korea
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Kim Jong-un's sister marries son of top North Korean official, report says

Kim Jong-un's sister marries son of top North Korean official, report says | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Kim Jong-un's younger sister has reportedly wed one of the country's most powerful government officials.
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Hold on power:North Korea's Kim rules through continued purges- Nikkei Asian Review

Hold on power:North Korea's Kim rules through continued purges- Nikkei Asian Review | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
SEOUL -- North Korea's Kim Jong Un continues to rule with an iron fist over a seemingly stable regime a year after executing his then second-in-comman
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Where the Hell Is Kim Jong-un?

Where the Hell Is Kim Jong-un? | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Kim Jong-un, North Korea's leader, has disappeared from public life for 37 days. Where the hell is he?
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Kim Jong-un Broke Both Ankles and Is Hospitalized, Report Claims

Kim Jong-un Broke Both Ankles and Is Hospitalized, Report Claims | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Add this to the speculation that the North Korean leader is suffering from gout, or is engaged in a power struggle, or is simply eating too much Swiss cheese.
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Meet Kim Jong Un's New Nuclear Warriors - Foreign Policy

Meet Kim Jong Un's New Nuclear Warriors - Foreign Policy | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Meet Kim Jong Un's New Nuclear Warriors
Foreign Policy
From 2006 to 2013, North Korea tested both nuclear weapons and the long-range missile technology that could be used to deliver them.
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Japanese mayor makes rare visit to North Korea to scout new trading post - South China Morning Post (subscription)

Japanese mayor makes rare visit to North Korea to scout new trading post - South China Morning Post (subscription) | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Japanese mayor makes rare visit to North Korea to scout new trading post South China Morning Post (subscription) Sakaiminato Mayor Katsuji Nakamura made a day trip to North Korea from China on Thursday to take a look at the facilities of Rajin port...
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Kim Jong Un's not a happy chappy - Stuff.co.nz

Kim Jong Un's not a happy chappy - Stuff.co.nz | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Kim Jong Un's not a happy chappy
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North Korea is reportedly outraged at a popular video that depicts its leader frolicking in a field with Osama bin Laden and shooting fireworks out of his crotch.
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North Korea Fires Missiles Into Ocean

North Korea Fires Missiles Into Ocean | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea launched two short-range ballistic missiles Wednesday morning into the sea off its east coast, a South Korean defense official said, in a continuation of a recent series of missile and rocket test launches....
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In Defense of Kim Jong-un's James Franco-Fueled Outrage - The Wire

In Defense of Kim Jong-un's James Franco-Fueled Outrage - The Wire | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
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In Defense of Kim Jong-un's James Franco-Fueled Outrage
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I want to begin this argument by saying that the dictatorial regime that governs North Korea is brutal and terrifying and clearly guilty of countless abuses of human rights.
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The hidden economic wealth in North Korea - New Delhi Times

The hidden economic wealth in North Korea - New Delhi Times | North Korean Bits 'n Pieces | Scoop.it
Korea JoongAng Daily
The hidden economic wealth in North Korea
New Delhi Times
North Korea has been one of the most secretive societies for decades. The country's economy never was seen stable since the Korean War.
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