Enrica Harris

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Obama Says U.S. And South Korea Stand Firm Against Pyongyang

President Obama says the United States and South Korea are determined to stand firm against North Korean threats and that the days of Pyongyang manufacturing a crisis to get international concessions "are over."<p>In a joint news conference with South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Tuesday, Obama …

North Korea may be close to developing nuclear missile, some say

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea, which this month threatened to carry out a fourth nuclear test, may be closer than previously thought to putting a nuclear warhead on a missile, some experts say, making a mockery of years of U.N. sanctions aimed at curbing such a program.<p>North Korea has long boasted …

North Korea photography exhibition opens at British Council offices

A unique exhibition, years in the planning and costing a small fortune to create, has opened in London with no advance publicity, for fear that the dire relations between North Korea and the west might sink the first cultural project of its kind.<p>The exhibition of 81 colour photographs by the …

Crashed drones programmed to fly from North Korea and back - South Korea

SEOUL (Reuters) - Three drones that crashed in South Korea had onboard flight programming that showed they were launched from North Korea and were meant to return after flying over military installations in the South, the defence ministry in Seoul said on Thursday.<p>South Korean and U.S. officials …

Is China losing faith in North Korea?

When Japanese media reported that it had been leaked copies of China's contingency plans for the collapse of North Korea, some more excitable reports suggested that it could soon be "all over" for Kim Jong-un's regime. We asked a panel of North Korean experts whether they thought the documents were …

South Korea Says North Korea 'Must Disappear Soon'

A South Korean official said Monday that North Korea is not a real country and has no human rights or public freedoms, escalating a recent war of …

North Korea through a Google Glass lens | CNN Travel

The Big Bang Theory and 3 other US TV shows banned from China’s video sites

China’s ongoing cleanup of objectionable content on the web has claimed a bunch of new – and perhaps surprising – casualties. China’s media regulator …

TV

Chinese city bans taxi finder apps (apart from ones the municipal government created)

China’s smartphone owners are now well used to taxi-finder apps, but municipal authorities across the country are still wrestling with this …

Apps

The Simple Reason Why Korea Will Never Be Unified

The theory goes that, following a period of careful, peaceful negotiations and trust-building exercises, the two Koreas will begin a period of harmonious, gradual reunification, once again permitting a united Korea to pursue its destiny.<p>Well, Korean politicians may want to familiarize themselves …

North Korea

South Korea says six-party talks at risk if North conducts new nuclear test

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Park Geun-hye said a fourth nuclear test by reclusive North Korea would render the six-party talks, aimed at reining in the North’s nuclear ambitions, meaningless.<p>South Korean President Park Geun-hye looks at the exhibition 'DMZ-Gruenes Band' during a visit …

North Korea Issues Sexist Tirade Against South Korean Leader

North Korea isn't exactly known for its light touch: It has referred to its foes as a "rat-like group of bastards," a "shameless political dwarf" and even a "swish of skirt."<p>That aforementioned "swish of skirt" is the target of North Korea's latest diatribe.<p>The Committee for the Peaceful …

Out Of North Korea, A Sexist Rant Against South's President

In a message from its state news agency, North Korea called South Korea's president a "crafty prostitute" to her "pimp," President Obama. The verbal assault followed Obama's trip to South Korea.<p>Transcript<p>MELISSA BLOCK, HOST:<p>North Korea is offering its view of President Obama's trip to Asia and it …

North Korea Calls South Korean President a “Dirty Comfort Woman” and “Capricious Whore”

Some lovely words for South Korean President Park Geun-hye are pouring out of North Korea, thanks to a two-day trip President Obama paid to Seoul …

North Korea Fires More Shells Near Disputed Border With South

North Korea has conducted live-fire drills in two areas near a disputed sea border with South Korea that have been the scene of deadly clashes and where they fired hundreds of artillery rounds only weeks ago.<p>Kim Jong Un's regime conducted similar drills in late March, firing more than 500 artillery …

North Korea publishes white paper criticising human rights in South

North Korea has announced the publication of a white paper criticising the human rights situation in South Korea, condemning the Park Geun Hye administration as “puppets under the rule of an American colony”.<p>In a piece published by the official newspaper Rodong Sinmun on 30 April entitled, Denounce …

Seoul Asylum: The Brutal Existence of North Korean Defectors

You can take the defector out of North Korea, but you can't take the North Korea out of the defector. When Seoul feels heartless, the Christian church and reality television must heal the wounds that refugee status cannot.<p><i>All photos courtesy the autho</i><i>r, who explored the world of North Korean</i> …

Fascinating Photos Compare Public Spaces in North and South Korea

Until recently, photographic views of North Korea were as controlled as the region itself. With <i>Korea—Korea</i> (Gestalten), the German photographer …

North Korea testing engine for possible nuclear missile, say analysts

New satellite imagery indicates North Korea has been testing the engine for an intercontinental ballistic missile, a US thinktank has said, amid concerns the North is preparing a nuclear test.<p>The US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University said images of the North's main rocket launch site …