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Pence’s Olympic mission: Countering N Korean propaganda

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Washingtonpost | 6:00 AM

Vice President Pence was a man on a mission. By the time he arrived at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games here Friday evening, Pence had already toured the Cheonan Memorial in [...]
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Pence skips Olympics dinner in snub to N Korean officials

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Theguardian | 6:00 AM

The US vice-president, Mike Pence, has skipped a dinner before the Winter Olympics opening ceremony, where he was expected to share a table with North Korea’s head of [...]
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Kim Jong Un’s Sister Makes History as She Arrives at Winter Olympics in Korea

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s younger sister arrived in South Korea on Friday to begin an unprecedented three-day visit in which she will attend the opening [...]
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Who is Kim Yo Jong? N Korean leader’s sister expected at Olympics

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | NBC News | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s younger sister, Kim Yo Jong, apparently wears a lot of hats inside the secretive regime propaganda guru, communications aide, [...]
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UN agrees sanctioned N Korea official to attend Olympics

UN agrees sanctioned N Korea official to attend Olympics

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The UN Security Council on Thursday gave permission for a North Korean official under international sanctions to travel to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics along with Kim Jong [...]
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Kim Jong Un watches parade of N Korean tanks, missiles and troops

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Troops, missiles and tanks rolled into North Korea’s historic Kim Il Sung Square Thursday in a highly anticipated parade of military might on the eve of South [...]
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Korea’s President Moon to meet Kim Jong Un’s sister at Olympics

Korea’s President Moon to meet Kim Jong Un’s sister at Olympics

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will lunch with the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un when he meets North Korea’s Olympic delegation on Saturday, his [...]
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Olympic diplomacy: Kim Jong Un’s sister to dine with S. Korea leader

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | MSN | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in plans to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s sister and other senior officials who are visiting the country for the Winter [...]
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How Korean war preppers are getting ready for N Korea nuclear threats

How Korean war preppers are getting ready for N Korea nuclear threats

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Seung Yeob Woo has a small go-bag with him at all times. It’s always is filled with water, a thermal blanket, a hat and earmuffs, tissues, a hand warmereven bleach. He [...]
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Pence pushing Korea to be more hawkish toward North

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | NY Post | 6:00 AM

US vice President Mike Pence is pushing South Korea to adopt a more hawkish stance toward North Korea, as he arrived in the country Thursday ahead of the Winter Olympics. [...]
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Why, despite America’s might, Trump’s military parade can’t compare to N Korea’s

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

So President Trump wants a parade. He has wanted one since his inauguration, when the planning committee for the event reached out to the Pentagon for “pictures of [...]
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N Korea has military parade on eve of Olympics in South

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un presided over an extravagant military parade in Pyongyang’s Kim Il Sung Square on Thursday, grabbing the spotlight on the eve of the [...]
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N. Korea has ‘no intention’ to meet US in South: KCNA

N. Korea has ‘no intention’ to meet US in South: KCNA

09-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:50 AM

North Korea has no intention to meet US officials during the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in the South, Pyongyang’s state media said Thursday — but did not rule it [...]
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New nuclear weapon would deter N Korea, Defense Secretary Mattis says

New nuclear weapon would deter N Korea, Defense Secretary Mattis says

09-Feb-2018 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:00 AM

The Pentagon’s new nuclear strategy calls for smaller weapons designed to deter North Korea, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Wednesday. Mattis told reporters at the [...]
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UN asked to allow sanctioned N. Korean to attend Olympics

UN asked to allow sanctioned N. Korean to attend Olympics

09-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The UN Security Council will decide on Thursday whether to allow a North Korean official under international sanctions to travel to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics along with [...]
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