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North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un smiles during a visit to the Chemical Material Institute of the Academy of Defense Science in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on August23, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

North Korea 'Readying Launch Of Ballistic Missile'

‘Possibly an intercontinental ballistic missile.’
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UN-PLUGGED

SEOUL, South Korea - Key North Korean websites suffered intermittent outages Tuesday after a nearly 10-hour shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to respond to a crippling cyberattack on Sony Pictures tha...
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Going Back.. And Bringing NBA Pals

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Dennis Rodman is going back to North Korea, and plans to bring a team of former NBA players with him.Days after returning from his second trip to visit Kim Jong Un — in which he said...
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Rodman's Got News From North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea - Retired NBA star Dennis Rodman has revealed the name of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's baby daughter and is planning a big announcement following his Pyongyang trip.Rodman visi...
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"I Want to Erase My Name": One Woman's Escape From Kim Jong-un

I had come to the Sino-North Korean border in order to film a documentary about North Korean defectors. Since Kim Jong-un took office, the situation has been dire for those hoping to escape. If they are caught as illegal migrants in China, they will be deported back to the DPRK where they will face torture and imprisonment. Sook-ja had waded across the icy Tumen River several weeks before, carrying a bundle of clothes above her head. She didn't know how to swim and yet she had risked her life in order to find her sister who had disappeared in China. "I came all this way to find her, and... she's gone."
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A Step Closer To Total Isolation

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korean workers didn't show up for work at a jointly run factory complex with South Korea on Tuesday, a day after Pyongyang suspended operations at the last remaining major e...
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Anonymous Pays Kim Jong Un A Visit

SEOUL, South Korea - Hackers apparently broke into at least two of North Korea's government-run online sites Thursday, as tensions rose on the Korean Peninsula.The North's Uriminzokkiri Twitter and Fl...
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U.S. Military On The Move

WASHINGTON - The parading of U.S. air and naval power within view of the Korean Peninsula — first a few long-range bombers, then stealth fighters, then ships — is as much about psychological war as re...
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America Sends Stealth Fighters

SEOUL, South Korea - After weeks of warlike rhetoric, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gathered legislators Monday for an annual spring parliamentary session that followed a ruling party declaration th...