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A Generational Shift in Pyongyang: Is Change Ahead?

<i>This article was first published</i> <i>at 38 North, a blog of the U.S.-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS. It is republished with kind permission.</i><p>The …

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Kim Jong Un 'deeply moved' by K pop concert: KCNA

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (L) and South Korea's Culture, Sports and Tourism Minister Do Jong-whan (R) during a rare concert by South Korean …

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Kim Jong-un was treated to some K-pop during a rare concert in Pyongyang

File photo of Red Velvet performing. Source: SIPA USA/PA Images<p>NORTH KOREAN LEADER Kim Jong Un yesterday attended the first concert in Pyongyang for …

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NKorean Leader Kim Watches Performance by SKorean Pop Stars | Entertainment News | US News

South Korean girl band Red Velvet is seen after their performance in Pyongyang, North Korea, Sunday, April 1, 2018. South Korean media say North …

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North Korea's Kim Attends Pyongyang K-Pop Concert

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un and his wife attended a concert of South Korean singers, commonly called K-pop, performing at a rare event in …

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Kim Jong Un watches K-pop stars perform in North Korea

Kim Jong Un watched a rare performance by South Korean female pop stars on Sunday in North Korea’s capital ahead of his meeting with South Korean …

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How the U.S. and North Korea Are Preparing for the Trump-Kim Summit

At the start of 2018, the prospects for a breakthrough in the North Korea crisis seemed slim. While Kim Jong-un extended a rare olive branch to South …

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South Korea to host talks before inter-Korean summit

Talks, focusing on logistical details for proposed inter-Korean summit, will be held in the border village of Panmunjom.<p>Officials from North and South Korea will meet in the border village of Panmunjom to hold preparatory talks before the planned inter-Korean summit scheduled to take place in April.<p>…

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Is Kim Jong Un in China? A Mystery Train and Heavy Security Set Off Speculation

(BEIJING) — Speculation about a visit to Beijing by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un or another high-level Pyongyang official was running high Tuesday …

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North Korean train reportedly left Beijing

A train believed to be carrying a senior North Korean delegation has left the Chinese capital following a dramatic whirlwind visit that some reports …

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Country of the month: South Korea

A casual observer would be forgiven for thinking that, when not hosting the Winter Olympics, South Korea is preoccupied solely with its bellicose …

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US and South Korea to resume joint military exercises

January 2, 2017: Missile test imminent<br>North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said in his New Year’s address that his country was in the "final stages" of …

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The Nazis fooled the world for 16 days in 1936—and we’re allowing it to happen again

During just 16 days in 1936, Adolf Hitler reinvigorated the Nazi party in one of his most successful propaganda coups—hosting the Olympic games in Berlin. Using the sporting event as a platform to shape the party’s image in a more favorable light, Hitler had “every reason to be satisfied” after he …

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North Korea's foreign minister visits Sweden amid Trump-Kim summit speculation

North Korea's top diplomat met with his Swedish counterpart in a surprise visit to Stockholm. The visit has led to speculation that the talks could …

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Sieren's China: How will the Korean soap opera unfold?

A planned meeting between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump could lead to North Korean denuclearization, or it could add fuel to the Korean conflict. …

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Paralympics 2018: Contested Islands on Flag Kept the Two Koreas From Marching Together

Despite the historic announcement Thursday that President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un plan to meet and discuss nuclear weapons, …

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The Man Behind The Music Man

Art<p>Who Was Meredith Willson?<p>Terry Teachout / Apr. 1, 2012<p>A<p>One of a bare handful of hit Broadway musicals to have been written in its entirety by a …

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Swinging American Pendulum out of Trump Pit

Trump and Kim Jong-un What Could Go Wrong<br>(Image by Akemi Ohira) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Delivering too much show with too little …

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Over wine and spirits, Kim Jong Un poked fun at himself: South Korean officials

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un joked about his image in international media while serving South Korean officials local spirits and cold noodles …

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Donald Trump to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in stunning development after months of insults

Donald Trump is set to meet North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un for face-to-face talks on nuclear disarmament - in a stunning move that seemed …

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Three Key Questions About Donald Trump’s Summit with Kim Jong Un

On February 21st, 1972, President Richard Nixon arrived in Beijing to meet with Chairman Mao Zedong, ending twenty-five years of hostility between the United States and China. The preparations had been painstaking: more than three years earlier, Henry Kissinger, the national-security adviser, began …

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8 Takeaways From Trump Agreeing to Meet Kim Jong-un

It was 5 p.m. on Thursday, and Beltway denizens were starting to think about braving the commute, heading out for a drink, or even packing for spring …

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Over wine and soju, North Korea's Kim Jong Un joked about himself - South Korea officials

SEOUL: North Korea's Kim Jong Un joked about his image in international media while serving South Korean officials local spirits and cold noodles …

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Live: South Korea to make major announcement at 7 p.m. ET

That’s the word from a VIP source who would know. And it sounds like good news.<p>President Donald Trump told reporters Thursday afternoon that South …

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Over wine and soju, North Korea's Kim Jong Un joked about himself, say South Korea officials

SEOUL (REUTERS) - North Korea's Kim Jong Un joked about his image in international media while serving South Korean officials local spirits and cold …

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For Trump and Kim, the real games have only just begun | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

The president of the United States plans to meet the North Korean leader by May, a meeting with no precedent that leaves little sense of what to …

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Sarah Sanders: Blame media, not White House, for elevating North Korea

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders on Friday mocked the press for suddenly being worried about North Korea's duplicitous nature as it prepares to …

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Trump to meet with Kim Jong Un by May to 'achieve permanent denuclearization', South Korea says

A South Korean official announced outside the West Wing Thursday evening that Pyongyang has extended an invitation to President Trump to meet with …

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North Korea's Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump to meet

North Korea is willing to halt nuclear and missile tests, a top South Korean official has said. US President Donald Trump said he would meet with …

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