Kim Jong-un

North Korea chaos: Furious Kim punishes ALL border guards after humiliating defection

GETTY North Korea's border guards have been punished for a humiliating defection<p>North Korea suffered acute embarrassment on November 13 when a border …

Korean Peninsula

North Korea Fires A Stinging Blow At China And President Donald Trump

When U.S. President Donald Trump returned from his 12-day tour to Asia he made much of his newfound friendship with China’s President Xi Jinping. …

North Korea

Kim Jong-un's key targets in North Korean war with the US revealed

Numerous sites across the Pacific and the US could be targeted by Pyongyang.<p>A major new report has identified the key locations North Korea would …

North Korea

Kim Jong-Un bans ‘festive celebrations’ in North Korea in wake of UN sanctions

As revealed by South Korea’s National Intelligence Service (NIS), the restrictive measure comes in an effort to stifle the impact of United Nations …

North Korea

Children in North Korea ate lice and corn extracted from cow dung to survive

A wretched practice has been revealed to the South Korean government by defectors from the North: Orphaned children in ate corn extracted from cow …

Korean Peninsula

South Korea looks to break down North’s information blockade

in Seoul<p>After the young soldier awoke in a hospital bed in South Korea, he professed his fondness for an unexpected topic: girl bands.<p>The story of …

North Korea

Man freed from North Korean prison by Jimmy Carter found burned to death in California

An American whose release from a North Korean prison was negotiated by former president Jimmy Carter has burned to death in California.<p>Police have …

North Korea

My Brother Kevin’s Not Tired of Winning

WASHINGTON — <i>Wherever I go, people ask me the same question: “How can he?” How can Kevin support President Trump? Why isn’t he bothered by all the things others find appalling and frightening? Thanksgiving is here, so it’s time for my Republican brother to share his bounteous harvest of …

Opinion

The Case for Ignoring Trump's Tweets

If you want to understand the president, don't look to his social media account.<p>The president of the United States is an important job, so much so that it would seem like his words should carry considerable weight. Pronouncements from the Rose Garden, the Oval Office, or—in America's current …

Donald Trump

North Korea unlikely to follow through on its nuclear target list: experts

A list of potential North Korean nuclear targets, published by a European thinktank, is not a sign of increasing danger of war.<p>The White House, the …

North Korea

This Thanksgiving, Thank Donald J. Trump

And the best is yet to come.<p>This Thanksgiving, Americans in general — and free-market conservatives in particular — have plenty for which to be …

Donald Trump

Japan's government to compile evacuation plan of nationals from South Korea in the event of a military clash

The Japanese government is set to compile a plan to evacuate its nationals from South Korea in the event that escalating tensions between North Korea …

North Korea

Kim Jong-un appears to have refused meeting with Chinese special envoy

Analysts say the refusal shows North Korea wants talks with the US, not China<p>Song Tao, head of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) International Liaison Department, appears not to have met with leader Kim Jong-un during his recent visit to North Korea as a special envoy for Chinese President Xi …

North Korea

8 Million People Could Die in a Nuclear War with North Korea

By Harry J. Kazianis<p>A SPECTER is haunting Washington—the specter of nuclear war with North Korea. The idea that the Trump administration should …

North Korea

On the bright side, at least Trump has moved onto insulting American citizens instead of hostile dictators with nuclear weapons

In the year 2017, it’s hard to come by a piece of good news. In fact, it’s almost impossible. The year, thus far, has been a political and cultural …

LaVar Ball

Fireball sparks nuclear attack fears

November 23, 2017 6:03AM<p>A BLAZING fireball lit up the night skies over Japan — sparking fears of a North Korean nuclear attack.<p>Kim Jong-un has …

North Korea

Why the Korean DMZ Would Be One of the Deadliest Battlegrounds Ever

The recent defection of a North Korean soldier across the demilitarized zone (DMZ) that separates the two Koreas highlighted how difficult it is to …

War

Special Report - Nuclear strategists call for bold move: scrap ICBM arsenal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Imagine it is 3 a.m., and the president of the United States is asleep in the White House master bedroom. A military officer stationed in an office nearby retrieves an aluminum suitcase - the “football” containing the launch codes for the U.S. nuclear arsenal - and rushes to …

War

A look at some of the world’s most notorious dictators

<b>The people of Zimbabwe exploded into the streets to celebrate as Robert Mugabe’s reign of terror finally came to an end.</b><p>During his near four decades …

Kim Il-sung

North Korea life: ‘You are assigned a minder at all times’

That’s why <i>The Washington Post</i> reporter Anna Fifield — who has covered national affairs in North Korea for a decade — has this week answered questions …

Korean Peninsula

North Korea Crisis Continues to Escalate

November 22nd, 2017, 2:34 PM UTC<p>Kim Jong Un continues conducting missiles and nuclear tests at a blistering pace, despite condemnation from nearly …

Business

Children Are Hungrier In Modi's India Than In Kim's North Korea

Children are hungrier in Narendra Modi’s India than in Kim Jong-un’s North Korea.<p>That’s according to the recently published Global Hunger Index (GHI), which ranks India 100 out of the 119 countries surveyed. That’s seven notches below North Korea, and seven notches above the bottom of the list, …

Entrepreneurship

Survivalists Are Storing Bitcoin Instead of Gold

November 22, 2017 · 4:30 pm<p><b>Bitcoin continues to fascinate different segments of society. Bitcoin’s resiliency and unique inherent features are now</b> …

Bitcoin

Exclusive: Dumbfoundead Announces 'Rocket Man' EP and Shares "Every Last Drop" Video

Dumbfoundead has had an active 2017, to say the least. Not only did he launch his own label and collective in BORN CTZN, but he also dropped his</i> …

Music

Archaeologists uncover ancient Viking camp from the 870s in village of Repton

A <b>Viking camp</b> that dates back to the 870s has been been <b>unearthed by archeologists</b> in the small village of Repton in Derbyshire.<p>The new discoveries …

Archaeology

Seth Rogen makes some room for The Disaster Artist

It’s like a kind of hoodoo. As the end credits roll on <i>The Disaster Artist</i> (opening in Vancouver on December 8), we’re treated to a split-screen …

James Franco

China’s North Korea Debate: Redrawing the Red Line

What a public feud between two academics tells us about Beijing's approach to North Korea.

China

Rape, malnutrition and gender stereotypes common in N Korea

The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women has released a damning assessment of the way the rogue nation treats …

North Korea

Who will be Time Magazine’s Person of the Year in 2017?

Time Magazine’s annual “Person of the Year” issue is one of the most anticipated – and speculated – editions by any mainstream publication.Notable …

Colin Kaepernick

U.S. Treasury Department sanctions Pyongyang-linked bodies amid worries over mounting tensions

U.S. Treasury Department sanctions Pyongyang-linked bodies amid worries over mounting tensions<p>Photo released by Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on …

North Korea