North Korea can"t afford to go to war — and the country knows it

KNS/AFP/Getty ImagesThe current flare-up over North Korea’s missile tests and Donald Trump’s belligerent response is frightening for many, but anyone worried that Pyongyang wants .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

What Is North Korea"s Foreign Minister Doing in Sweden?

Kim Jong Un's top diplomat arrived in the Scandinavian country on March 15......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 16th, 2018

North Korean Defector Who Fled Country on Crutches Eyes Paralympics Glory for South Korea

Choi Kwang Hyouk hopes to be an inspiration to fellow North Koreans struggling to adapt to life in South Korea......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 12th, 2018

Trump"s big meeting with Kim Jong Un is already being blasted as a "huge photo op" — and worse

KCNA / via REUTERS President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation from North Korea to meet with Kim Jong Un. Trump wants Kim to denuclearize his country. Experts think the meeting could be a "huge p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 8th, 2018

South Korean leaders announce unprecedented invitation for Trump to meet Kim Jong-un in North Korea

CNN North Korean leader Kim Jong-un invited President Donald Trump to a meeting and said his country would c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 8th, 2018

21 photos of North Korea that Kim Jong Un wouldn"t want you to see

Reuters North Korean leader Kim Jong Un keeps a close watch over the media in his country, controlling much of what citizens know of the outside world, and vice versa. Though Kim has fought to present th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 8th, 2018

North Korea Defends Its Nuclear Weapons One Day After It"s Suggested Country May Give Them Up

North Korea appears to be sending mixed messages......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 7th, 2018

North Korea reportedly willing to conduct talks with US

Lucy Nicholson/Reuters A North Korean official reportedly said that the country had "enough" willingness to con.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 25th, 2018

US just detailed its plan to kick Assad out of Syria by treating the country like North Korea

Ammar Abdallah/Reuters The US has a plan to kick Syria's Assad out of power by treating the country like North Korea. Syria probably nee.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2018

North Korea"s Olympic Delegation Includes Two Mystery Men

A week before the Winter Olympics begin in South Korea, officials in Seoul have acknowledged that there are two North Koreans who have been in the country for eight days, and the government doesn’t know who they are......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 2nd, 2018

North Korea Isn"t the South"s Only Worry as the Olympics Approach

The Olympics host country has just emerged from a massive political shakeup......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 27th, 2018

One of North Korea"s most-influential women is attracting a lot of attention — which is exactly what Kim Jong Un wants

Pool/Getty Images Hyon Song-wol is a popular former singer in North Korea and also one of the most powerful women in the country. Hyon.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 22nd, 2018

North Korea Could Join Russia in Interfering in Next U.S. Election, Senators Warn

“We cannot be a country where foreign intelligence agencies attempt to influence our political process without consequences,” Senator Marco Rubio said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 16th, 2018

Will North Korea Attack the U.S.? It Would be a "Suicidal" Move, Russian Expert Reports from Pyongyang

North Korean foreign ministry officials think it's against the country's interest to nuke the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 11th, 2018

President Trump open to talks with North Korea but at the appropriate time

Trump said this in a telephonic conversation with the South Korean President Moon Jae-In during which the latter briefed him about his country's talks with the North Koreans.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2018

The Most Dangerous Country in the World to Be a Christian Is Threatening to Blow up the U.S.

There are roughly 300,000 Christians in North Korea, a nation of over 25 million people who are largely atheists......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 10th, 2018

North Korea Secretly Funnels Monero Cryptocurrency Into Country Through University—Research

Researchers say it is the latest indication that cryptocurrency is providing North Korea a “financial lifeline.”.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 10th, 2018

North Korea is sending its popular cheer squad to the Olympics, suggesting the country has been secretly preparing for months

CHOI WON-SUK/AFP/Getty Images North Korea will be sending a delegation to the South Korean Winter Olympics, including its popular, all-female cheer squad. A North Korean expert told Business.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 10th, 2018

Affluent North Koreans are using Uber-like taxis on demand

ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images On-demand taxis are gaining traction in North Korea. This popularity is driven by the country's growing consumer class. In turn, taxis have become highly .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 9th, 2018

North Korea likely to participate in Winter Games

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said in a new year speech that his country wished success for the Olympics.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 6th, 2018

North Korean Defector Numbers Fall to Lowest Level Since Kim Jong Un Took Power

South Korea has recorded a record-low level of North Korean refugees arriving in the country......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 5th, 2018