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Italian Delegation of Lawmakers Feted

The Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea gave a reception in honor of the visiting delegation of lawmakers from various political parties of Italy at Pyongyang Koryo Hotel Tuesday.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

ABC News

North Korea Gets Gnarly With New Surf Destination

Korea International Travel Company, North Korea 's tourism bureau, recently announced that a handful of resorts along its 1,550-mile coastline will host four-day and five-night packages for those who like to hang ten.

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Channelnewsasia.com

New North Korean launch site near completion: think-tank

North Korea will be able to test longer-range rockets at its new launch site before the end of this year, a US think-tank has said.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

PanArmenian Network

N. Korea calls Kerry 'wild dog with hideous lantern jaw'

PanARMENIAN.Net - In its latest personal attack on a prominent official, North Korea has called U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry a wild dog with a "hideous lantern jaw," the Associated Press reports.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Engadget

Surprise! Even North Koreans download porn

Yes, the internet does exist in North Korea -- it's just that most users are trapped within the country's virtual confines, unable to access most websites outside their ISP's walled garden.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

TheCelebrityCafe

North Korea fires rockets at South Korea, claims it had nothing to do with Pope Francis' visit

North Korea did its usual thing on Thursday, which is firing rockets in the direction of South Korea.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Voice of America

Pope Francis Welcomed by South Korean Leaders, North Korean Rockets

Pope Francis is visiting South Korea , where he will honor martyrs who helped bring Catholicism to that country.

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Related Topix: South Korea, North Korea, World News, Asia, Travel, South Korea Travel, Asia Travel, Park Geun-hye, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Imaging Resource

"Enter Pyongyang" shows North Korea's capital in a...

North Korea is one of the last mysterious places in the world, characterized mostly by its reclusiveness and frequent provocative rhetoric.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Suria

South Korea proposes talks with North on...

South Korea on Monday proposed a fresh round of high-level talks with North Korea to discuss another possible reunion for families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Mother Jones

Fly Through Pyongyang With This Gorgeous...

Timelapse videos of mega-cities like New York have become something of a viral video clich in recent years .

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

North Korea's Secret Statue Factory

Did the Hermit Kingdom's Soviet-style Kim Jong-il statue catch your eye? You're in luck! The art studio-cum-propaganda factory is taking international orders.

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The Baltimore Sun

Canadian-run cafe on China-North Korean border was Christian hangout: sources

A coffee shop in China run by a Canadian couple who are being investigated for threatening national security openly displayed bibles and was known as a meeting point for foreign Christians in the area, people who have been to the cafe on the border with North Korea said on Tuesday.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Korea Herald

[Super Rich] Hyundai chairwoman continues to bet on North

Despite Hyundai Group's declining profit, chairwoman Hyun Jeong-eun appears determined to push forward with the group's long-term plans for capitalizing on inter-Korean economic cooperation projects - namely tours to Mount Geumgangsan that were suspended under the former administration when a South Korean tourist was shot dead by a North Korean ... (more)

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

In South Korea, about 200 people - South Koreans along with North Korean defectors - packed 770 pounds of Choco Pies into plastic bags, which they attached to 50 giant balloons and released into North Korea from a park in the border city of Paju, according to organizers of the event.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Miami Herald

U.S. sanctions North Korean companies on Cuba weapons case

The U.S. Treasury Department on Wednesday sanctioned two North Korean companies and 18 cargo ships for a shipment of Cuban weapons that violated a U.N. arms embargo on Pyongyang, and barely mentioned Cuba's role in the case.

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Korea Herald

Hyundai Group chairwoman requests permission to visit N. Korea

The chief of Hyundai Group, the parent firm of inter-Korean tour operator Hyundai Asan Corp., has requested government permission to visit North Korea next week to mark the anniversary of the death of her husband, who used to run the cross-border travel business, company officials said Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Mashable

You Can Send Your Kids to Summer Camp in North Korea

Tired of the typical kids' summer camps, in the woods of New England or the mountains of California? How about summer camp in North Korea? The famously secretive country has one, including everything from giant water slides and a private beach to video games and volleyball courts.

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The Miami Herald

Cuba escapes UN sanctions in North Korean weapons transport scheme

The United Nations has sanctioned a North Korean shipping company but spared Cuban entities in connection with a Cuban weapons shipment seized aboard a Pyongyang-bound freighter in violation of a U.N. arms embargo.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Kim Jong-un's underwater dream

IMAGINE staying with ancient hill tribes amongst jaw-dropping scenery. This secret spot will make you feel on top of the world.

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