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

North Korea reportedly just launched its own version of Netflix — but there"s a catch

Reuters/KCNA North Korean state media announced a new Netflix-like app available to smartphone users within the country. North Koreans can only consume state-approved media, and can be killed for watching South Korean pro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider4 hr. 49 min. ago

Who Likes North Korea? Kim Jong Un Finds Grateful Fans in Gaza

A restaurant in Gaza is offering a discount to North Koreans to thank them for their country's support against the U.S.'s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek8 hr. 34 min. ago

UN chief Antonio Guterres says sanctions key to denuclearise North Korea

Abe says he agreed that possible dialogue with North Korea must be meaningful and aimed at the country's denuclearisation......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 14th, 2017

North Korea"s obsession with weird, huge buildings

In a country that keeps so much under wraps, North Korean architecture ends up speaking volumes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 12th, 2017

War Between President Trump and North Korea"s Kim Jong Un is Talk Of Art World

A piece called "President Trump Becomes a Wonder Woman, Unifies the Country and Fights Rocket Man" is generating buzz at Art Basel......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 7th, 2017

North Koreans Get Smartphones, and the Regime Keeps Tabs

North Korea has allowed more citizens access to smartphones and an isolated intranet, offering residents who can afford it a new way to communicate and giving the dictatorship new opportunities to monitor its people and bolster its powers......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 6th, 2017

Earthquake Hits North Korea Less Than Two Miles From Its Nuclear Testing Site

It shook the country early Saturday morning......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 2nd, 2017

Will Trump Start a War With North Korea If Rex Tillerson Leaves The State Department?

The country's next potential secretary of state shares the president's views on North Korea far more......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 1st, 2017

North Korea Says It Is "Ready For Nuclear War" With The US

A Russian lawmaker on Friday said that North Korea doesn’t want nuclear war with the US - but that the country is “morally ready” for war after US threats and if it's left with no other option, RIA reported. At the same time, Ru.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 1st, 2017

US hopes India will do more on North Korea

Pyongyang's top leader Kim Jong-Un said gave his country the capability to anywhere in the US.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 30th, 2017

Russian Military Deploys Marines on North Korea Border Region After Kim Jong Un"s Missile Test

Two ships in Russia's Pacific Fleet practiced amphibious landing in Primorye and more drills in the country's east will follow......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 30th, 2017

US warns North Korean leadership that it would be "utterly destroyed" if war breaks out

Lucas Jackson/Reuters The US gave a sharp warning to North Korean leaders after the country fired an updated missile. The Trump administration said all options were on the table in dealing with North Korea's ballist.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 29th, 2017

North Korea"s obsession with weird, huge buildings

In a country that keeps so much under wraps, North Korean architecture ends up speaking volumes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 24th, 2017

North Korea reportedly replaced its border guards after a soldier"s dramatic defection

USFK Following a North Korean soldier's defection to South Korea, the country has reportedly replaced all of its border security guards. North Koreans were also spotted planted trees.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 24th, 2017

North Korea Women Are Raped, Sexually Abused And Not Represented Under Kim Jong Un"s Power

A United Nations panel claimed North Korean women are raped after fleeing and returning to the country, and penalties for rapists have been reduced......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 20th, 2017

North Korea looks like it"s aggressively building a ballistic missile submarine

KCNA Satellite images of a North Korean naval shipyard indicate the country is pursuing an "aggressive schedule" to build its fir.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2017

North Korea goes online with a medium company sized Intranet for most

With the possible exception of Eritrea, North Korea is still the least Internet-friendly country on Earth......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 9th, 2017

Do not try us!" Fiery Trump"s stern warning to North Korea"s Kim Jong

The North's ruling Kim family has ruled the impoverished, isolated country with an iron fist and pervasive personality cult.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 8th, 2017

North Korea Threat Pushes Japan to Talk Nuclear Weapons, but History Stops Trump Ally From Building a Bomb

Japan is the only country ever attacked with a nuclear weapon, and more than 72 years later it has the ability to build a bomb of its own......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 6th, 2017

Trump Says North Korea"s Missiles Can be Shot "Out of the Sky" if Japan Buys More U.S. Defense Equipment

The president reportedly questioned why a country of “samurai warriors” did not shoot down the missile in phone conversations to Southeast Asian leaders ahead of the trip......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 6th, 2017