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North Korea unveils ‘massive’ ballistic missile at military parade

In a rare military parade at night on Saturday, attended by Kim Jong-un, the nation displayed an unseen “massive” long range ballistic missile. North Korea typically uses its parades to show off new missiles and weaponry. The parade marked the 75th anniversary of the Workers’ Party. It is the country’s first parade in two years […]

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North Korea’s Kim siblings tour flood-hit towns

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un inspected recovery efforts in a flooded village, damaged by recent typhoons. Along with Mr Kim, his sister reappeared in public for the first time in about two months. Mr Kim praised reconstruction work in Kimhwa County in the country’s southeast during the visit with Kim Yo Jong, KCNA reported. “This […]

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North Korea has a “reliable and effective war deterrent for self-defence”: Kim Jong-un’s ambassador at United Nations

North Korea has a “reliable and effective war deterrent for self-defence” and was now focusing on developing its sanctions-hit economy, Kim Song, North Korea’s United Nations ambassador said on Tuesday. In an address to the UN General Assembly, Kim said North Korea was still threatened by military hardware like stealth fighters being used on the […]

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Kim Jong-un, North Korean dictator apologises for killing of South Korean national who entered stray waters

Kim Jong-un, North Korean dictator has  issued a rare personal apology for the killing of a South Korean official, Seoul claims. The apology came in the form of a letter sent to President Moon which acknowledged that the incident should not have happened, according to South Korea’s presidential office, also known as the Blue House. […]

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North Korea to test fire a submarine-launched ballistic missile? Flurry of activity detected

North Korea may use an upcoming holiday to unveil new weapons or test fire a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), after a flurry of activity was detected at a key base. Formations of troops have been seen practicing for what is expected to be a major military parade on Oct. 10, the 75th anniversary of the […]

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visits typhoon affected areas

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited coastal areas hit by Typhoon Maysak and ordered 12,000 core party members to join the recovery effort on Saturday, state media reported. Pictures showed Kim convening a meeting with North Korean officials and walking in the typhoon-hit area. The Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said more than 1,000 houses […]

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North Korea: Kim Jong-un chairs meeting over typhoon and coronavirus danger

North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-un, has asked his people and officials to prepare for the dangers posed by coronavirus and a looming typhoon. Kim Jong-un appearance at a party meeting comes after widespread speculation over his health. The nation has not confirmed any Covid-19 cases so far and it is thought that a large outbreak […]

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North Korea: Kim Jong-un has delegated more responsibility to his sister Kim Yo-jong

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has delegated more responsibilities to his aides, including his sister Kim Yo-jong, South Korea’s spy agency claims. Kim still maintains “absolute authority”, but handed various policy areas to others to reduce his stress levels, the spy agency reportedly said. Ms Kim is now “steering overall state affairs”, the National […]

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Kim Jong-un orders citizens to give up their pet dogs to save country from food shortage

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un has reportedly ordered citizens to give up their pet dogs so that the canines can be converted into meat for restaurants amid a shortage of food supplies during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. North Korea is currently facing a massive shortage of food supplies; to quell discontent among his people, the […]

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Kim Jong-un lifts 3-week lockdown in border towns after defector showed coronavirus symptoms

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un lifted a three week lockdown in the city of Kaesong and nearby areas, after a man who defected to the South returned to the border town last month showing coronavirus symptoms, state media said on Friday. Kim made the decision at a politburo meeting convened to discuss the government’s efforts […]

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Severe flooding may have damaged North Korea’s nuclear facility

Heavy rains in North Korea may have damaged the nation’s nuclear program, a website that analyses North Korea has claimed. 38 North, has claimed “the flooding exposed how vulnerable the nuclear reactors’ cooling systems are to extreme weather events.” The website has said their pumps and power systems could potentially have been damaged, and piping […]

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North Korea’s nuclear arsenal “secures future forever” so no more war, Kim Jong Un says

North Korea will no longer need to fight wars because the nation has a nuclear arsenal that guarantees safety, Kim Jong Un said according to North Korean state media. “With our reliable and effective self-defensive nuclear deterrent, there will be no more war on this earth, and our country’s safety and future will be secured […]