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  1. At China's big parade, North Korea's stay-at-home leader will be a no-showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Washington Post

    When China celebrates its World War II "victory day" in a spectacular parade of military might Thursday, President Xi Jinping's "true friends" will be there. That includes Xi's closest Korean friend.

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  2. Food and fuel behind the inter-Korean blowup?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Japan Times

    After midnight on Tuesday morning, North and South Korea ended a military standoff that began last week, when the two countries traded rocket artillery fire for the first time in five years. But other, more important behind-the-scenes action has likely been taking place, involving North Korea and its main trading partner and sole ally - China.

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  3. Tensions between the Koreas have increased, with posters of Kim Jong-un burnt in Seoul. Photo: EPARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | South China Morning Post

    Conflict with South Korea was a luxury that North Korea could not afford. Much as leader Kim Jong-un may have yearned to humiliate South Korea by opening fire on the mega-loud speakers broadcasting music, news and invidious commentary into the North from south of the demilitarised zone, he does not have the food, fuel and ammunition to risk a second Korean war.

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  4. SEOUL: China reinforcing military presence on border with NK, reports sayRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Asia News Network

    China may be beefing up its military presence near its border with North Korea, South Korean broadcaster KBS reported Saturday. The report showed footage of a convoy of armored vehicles and trucks passing through the streets of Yanji, Jilin Province in northeastern China.

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  5. China reinforcing military presence on border with N.K.: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Korea Herald

    China may be beefing up its military presence near its border with North Korea, South Korean broadcaster KBS reported Saturday. The report showed footage of a convoy of armored vehicles and trucks passing through the streets of Yanji, Jilin Province in northeastern China.

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  6. Chinese Armour Moving Towards the DPRK Border?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Marmot's Hole

    When there are threats to the whole of Korea, can America realistically be relied upon to guarantee the integrity of all of Korea for Koreans? The Hong Kong-based Oriental Daily reported Saturday that internet users have been uploading photos of what appear to be PLA armored vehicles and tanks passing through the streets of Yanji, the seat of the Yanbian Korean autonomous prefecture in eastern Jilin province. The city, considered a key transport and trade hub between China and the DPRK, is less than 30 kilometers from the 1,400-kilometer border.

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  7. Mystery: Where Are Dozens of North Korean Subs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Right Wing News

    I have long said that one day the Hermit Kingdom will quit crying wolf and get their war game on. With Iran flush with money, power and nuclear weapons and Russia and China ascending, North Korea feels it has nothing to fear from America with Barack Obama at the helm.

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  8. Still waiting for apology for a life robbed at age 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Asia News Network

    Photographers are such fools, jokes 88-year-old Lee Ok Seon as she gets ready to pose in front of the camera. "They only know how to say three words - one, two, three," she explains with an infectious laugh that lights up her wrinkled face framed by a cloud of white hair.

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  9. North Korean bands rock China's borderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Japan Times

    North Korean band members perform on stage for tourists at a hotel in Yanji, in China's Jilin province, on June 26. Bands sent abroad by North Korea to earn money for the isolated regime are updating their acts to mimic a music group reportedly hand selected by supreme leader Kim Jong Un. Like many Chinese hotels, the Kunlun International hotel has rock bottom prices.

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  10. 1 Million Cyber Attacks Target Korea Per DayRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    The number of cyber attacks against South Korea has surged after it was confirmed that North Korean hackers obtained leaked data from a top Italian hacking software company. According to intelligence officials, a total of 17,000 cyber attacks were aimed at major websites operated by the government and other agencies as of 8 a.m. Thursday.

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  11. Injured ROK tourists in intensive careRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | China Daily

    The seventeen injured passengers from a northeast China bus crash, 16 of whom are from the Republic of Korea , have been transferred to a larger hospital with better facilities. A bus, carrying 26 ROK tourists, one Chinese driver and one Chinese tour guide, fell off a bridge on Wednesday afternoon in northeast China's Jilin province.

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  12. Injured ROK tourists in intensive careRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    The seventeen injured passengers from a northeast China bus crash, 16 of whom are from the Republic of Korea , have been transferred to a larger hospital with better facilities. A bus, carrying 26 ROK tourists, one Chinese driver and one Chinese tour guide, fell off a bridge on Wednesday afternoon in northeast China's Jilin Province.

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  13. China-DPRK tourist route reopensRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A oft-suspended tourist route between China and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea has been reopened after its latest closure. A charter flight carrying 73 tourists left from Yanji, in the Korean Autonomous Prefecture of Yanbian in northeast China's Jilin Province, for Pyongyang in the DPRK on Thursday.

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  14. Korean Bodies in China Mark 15th Anniversary of June 15 Joint DeclarationRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Korean News

    Organizations under the General Association of Koreans in China held events on June 14 to mark the 15th anniversary of the publication of the June 15 North-South Joint Declaration. There took place in Yanji a pledge-making meeting of the Yanbian Regional Association of the General Association of Koreans in China.

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  15. How I Escaped from North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Christianity Today

    In some ways, I imagine growing up in North Korea is like growing up anywhere else. I had a father and mother who rarely failed to show me love, and my older sister looked after me constantly.

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  16. `Red mountains` near the Tumen RiverRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | English Dong-A

    MAY 26, 2015 07:21. . The Tumen River is a border separating North Korea's North Hamgyeong Province and China's Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture in Jilin Province.

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  17. How I Escaped from North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Christianity Today

    In some ways, I imagine growing up in North Korea is like growing up anywhere else. I had a father and mother who rarely failed to show me love, and my older sister looked after me constantly.

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  18. How I Escaped from North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Christianity Today

    In some ways, I imagine growing up in North Korea is like growing up anywhere else. I had a father and mother who rarely failed to show me love, and my older sister looked after me constantly.

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  19. N. Korea, China's Zhengzhou launch 1st tourist charter flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Korea Herald

    North Korea and the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou have launched a tourist charter flight service this week, a report said Tuesday, making Zhengzhou the sixth Chinese city linked to the North via charter flights. The report is another sign that North Korea has approved more cross-border tours for Chinese nationals after lifting travel restrictions it imposed in March due to concerns over the Ebola virus.

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  20. The $50 device that is Cracking Open North KoreaRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Nation

    A $50 portable media player is providing many North Koreans a window to the outside world despite the government's efforts to keep its people isolated - a symbol of change in one of the world's most repressed societies. By some estimates, up to half of all urban North Korean households have an easily concealed "notel", a small portable media player used to watch DVDs or content stored on USB sticks that can be easily smuggled into the country and passed hand to hand.

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