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Bolton: N. Korea hoping to hoodwink US again on nukes

12-May-2016 Intellasia | Bostonherald | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jung-un made some unpredicted moves at the just-concluded conference of the Workers Party of Korea (as the North’s communists are known). [...]
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Korea fingers North for defence contractor hack

12-May-2016 Intellasia | The Register | 6:00 AM

South Korea is fingering its northern neighbours for an attack last month against a navy defence contractor. North Korea’s regime says the attribution is political and [...]
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N Korean general, reported executed, turns up at party congress

12-May-2016 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

A senior North Korean military leader believed executed earlier this year for “factionalism, misuse of authority and corruption” seems to be alive and still a [...]
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Navy Shipbuilder Suffers N Korean Hacking Attack

12-May-2016 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

Military authorities are investigating a suspected North Korean hacking attack on Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction, which builds warships for the Navy. A military [...]
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Mass rally in N Korea after congress bolsters leader

12-May-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

After a ruling-party congress in which leader Kim Jong Un enshrined his hold on power and his commitment to developing nuclear weapons, hundreds of thousands of North Koreans [...]
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Kim Jong Un emerges more confident from N Korea’s Congress

12-May-2016 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:00 AM

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un flashed a new suit, a new title and new economic plans during the country’s first ruling party congress in 36 years – but not much [...]
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N Korea might respond better to a less confrontational West

12-May-2016 Intellasia | Gulfnews | 6:00 AM

This was North Korea’s big chance – or so it apparently seemed to whoever decides such matters in Pyongyang. The seventh Workers’ Party congress that began [...]
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Could N Korea Secretly Build an Iranian Bomb?

12-May-2016 Intellasia | Nationalinterest | 6:00 AM

he National Interest and the Heritage Foundation have partnered for a multi-part occasional series examining various aspects of the Iran nuclear agreement. The below is part [...]
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Korea’s largest-ever achievement in economic diplomacy with Iran

12-May-2016 Intellasia | Tehran Times | 6:00 AM

At their summit, the president and Iranian President Rouhani adopted the joint statement on the Comprehensive Partnership Between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the [...]
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Korea’s dark history still unresolved

12-May-2016 Intellasia | Eastasia Forum | 6:00 AM

Next to North Korea, most countries look like havens of human rights. Perhaps this is why South Korea’s dark history of abuses and massacres attracts relatively little [...]
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‘Commonality between India and Korea boosting ties’

12-May-2016 Intellasia | IANS | 6:00 AM

New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) India and South Korea have so many commonalities that can enhance their friendship, South Korean Ambassador Hyun Cho said on Tuesday during a quiz [...]
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A N Korea Press Trip Comes Packed With Creepy Moments

12-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Even premature babies have a role in the stage show North Korea puts on to persuade foreigners all is well in the isolated country. In Pyongyang’s maternity hospital, a [...]
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At four-day congress, N Korean leader proves his strength

11-May-2016 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

A triumphant Kim Jong Un was crowned chair of North Korea’s Workers’ Party on Monday, the climax of a once-in-a- generation congress during which the young leader [...]
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BBC correspondent expelled from N Korea over reporting

11-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea expelled a BBC journalist on Monday over his reporting, the broadcaster and a North Korean official said, as a large group of foreign media members visited the [...]
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Irishwoman among BBC team expelled from N Korea

11-May-2016 Intellasia | RTE | 6:00 AM

A BBC reporter, a producer and a cameraman have been expelled from North Korea. Rupert Wingfield-Hayes, producer Maria Byrne, who is from Ireland, and cameraman Matthew [...]
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