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What Peace Deal With Taliban Could Mean For North Korea

We certainly do live in interesting times! A new decade (OK I know it doesn’t technically start until next year), and here we are barely two months in and the planet seems to be full on falling apart. Coronavirus is not only tearing the world apart, but...

Why Is The West Obsessed with Coronavirus in North Korea

As someone who has been in the North Korean industry for over 10 years I am no stranger to a lazy press doing hatch job in North Korea, and over the years there have been some corkers. Everyone having to get the same haircut? False. Kim Jong-Un...

“Some” Sanctions Relief Granted Over Coronavirus

Medicenes San Frontiers (MSF), or as they are known in English, Doctors Without Borders have been granted “sanctions exemption” to help North Korea deal with the ongoing coronavirus. The exemption for MSF will mean that they are able to provide essentially equipment and personal...

Is There Coronavirus in North Korea?

On February 7th, Daily NK announced the first case of coronavirus in North Korea, this being despite the fact that North Korea have not announced publicly any instances of the virus. The report claimed that despite the border being closed (which North Korea were...

Remembering The March 1st Movement

We might be a few days late to the party, but March 1st marked the 101st anniversary of the March 1st Movement, the first, or one of the first (depending on where you sit on this fence) resistance movements against colonial Japanese rule on the Korean peninsula.

Can North Koreans Travel?

There is always a huge amount of myth, rumor and falsehoods when it comes to reporting about North Korea, and one of them is the question “Can North Koreans travel”? With the very simple answer being yes. The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea does...