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UN Security Council to meet next week on N Korea

UN Security Council to meet next week on N Korea

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The UN Security Council will meet next week to discuss North Korea’s rights record amid calls for Pyongyang to be referred to the international court for crimes against [...]
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Korea Won Rallies Most Since April as Yen Extends Gains

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s won rose the most since April, tracking gains in the yen as investors sought the relative safety of the Japanese currency amid the plunge in oil. The yen [...]
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Did N Korea Hack Sony?

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

There is strong suspicion that North Korean state-sponsored hackers were behind the cyber-attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment just before Thanksgiving. Since June of this [...]
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N. Korea Seeks UN Meeting on CIA Torture

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea asked the UN Security Council in a letter Monday to take up the CIA’s harsh treatment of terror suspects, instead of the North’s own human rights [...]
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Sony Corporation To Confirm N Korea Is Behind Hack Attack

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Full-timewhistl | 6:00 AM

ony had suspected North Korean involvement behind the attack, but security firm Mandiant and the FBI refrained from naming anyone. Although the FBI claimed the hacking [...]
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Rogen defends satirising N Korean leader in ‘The Interview’

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Actor-director Seth Rogen defended the choice to parody North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in raunchy comedy “The Interview,” the movie that sparked a real-life [...]
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N Korea parades an American who denounces the US system

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

Just weeks after three Americans detained in North Korea were released, a US citizen has shown up in the repressive state, appearing on television to denounce his home [...]
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N Korea wants UN Security Council to discuss CIA torture

N Korea wants UN Security Council to discuss CIA torture

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea on Monday asked the United Nations Security Council to add the issue of torture by the US Central Intelligence Agency to its agenda and to establish an [...]
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Korea May Need Up to 15 Million Immigrants, Study Says

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

South Korea might need as many as 15 million immigrants – equivalent to a third of its current population – by 2060 to make up for a shrinking workforce and [...]
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Korean Air to be sanctioned for nut rage cover-up

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s transport ministry said Korean Air Lines Co. will face sanctions for pressuring employees to lie during a government probe into the nut rage fiasco that [...]
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Korean Air chief steward in nut row says insulted, forced to kneel

16-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The head of cabin crew who was kicked off a Korean Air Lines flight after a company executive raged over the way she was served macadamia nuts said he was insulted and forced [...]
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Crew in Korean Air nut rage says he was insulted

16-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A Korean Air flight attendant described being insulted and shamed by the airline’s executive who ordered him removed and the plane returned over macadamia nuts, and [...]
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US man illegally in N Korea says he’s not detained

US man illegally in N Korea says he’s not detained

16-Dec-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

North Korea on Sunday presented to the media an American man who says he illegally crossed into the country but has not been put into custody and is seeking asylum in [...]
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Texan says he entered N. Korea illegally, slams US

16-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A Texan who illegally slipped into North Korea last month held a news conference there Sunday to slam the United States on human rights issues. Arturo Pierre Martinez, of El [...]
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American Crosses Into N Korea, Denounces US Policies

16-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Buzzfeed | 6:00 AM

American citizen Arturo Pierre Martinez, raised in El Paso, Texas, on Sunday appeared at a press conference in North Korea to denounce US foreign and domestic policy. At the [...]
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