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  1. N. Korean ferry to sail on 3-country tour route: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Korea Herald

    The North Korean passenger ferry Mangyongbong will be put on a China-North Korea-Russia tour route next month, a Washington-based broadcaster reported Tuesday. "Tourism officials agreed on the trilateral project at their meeting in Rason last Tuesday," Radio Free Asia quoted a tourism bureau official from the far eastern Chinese city of Hunchun, Jilin Province, as saying.

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  2. Nation-Now 16 mins ago 3:58 a.m.North Korea fires submarine-launched missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | WHAS11

    North Korea fired a submarine-launched missile of its eastern coastal town of Sinpo early Saturday, U.S. and South Korea confirmed, further extending its defiance of international sanctions. The missile successfully ejected from the submarine's launch tube but failed in its early stage of flight.

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  3. North Korea fires submarine-launched missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | USA Today

    North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be submarine-launched ballistic missile off its eastern coast, the U.S. and South Korea said. North Korea fires submarine-launched missile North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be submarine-launched ballistic missile off its eastern coast, the U.S. and South Korea said.

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  4. Is this Kim Jong-un's floating pleasure palace? North Korean...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Daily Mail

    Is this Kim Jong-un's floating pleasure palace? North Korean dictator's water park 'is spotted on satellite' after chef describes vessel with swimming pool and cabins filled with girls A satellite image has emerged appearing to show Kim Jong-un's floating pleasure palace anchored in a North Korean port. The luxury barge, based in the port city of Wonsan, features a giant swimming pool, water slides and cabins filled with girls, it has been claimed.

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  5. Ap Photos: Editor selections from the past week in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Post-Bulletin

    Patterns of people - performing yoga, bowing in prayer, standing at attention - grabbed the attention of AP photographers around Asia last week. In India, Vietnam and elsewhere, millions bent their bodies into complex poses to mark International Yoga Day.

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  6. Park calls for watertight crisis management system over BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Korea Herald

    President Park Geun-hye on Monday called on her government to maintain a "watertight" crisis management system to minimize the potential negative ramifications from Britain's decision to leave the European Union. In her first public statement following last week's referendum in Britain, Park also ordered the government to take "all necessary measures" to stabilize the local stock market that suffered a sharp drop after Britons voted to exit the EU on Thursday .

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  7. Work harder, North orders citizens. But does it help?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Japan Times

    The bright red slogans hang from buses, government buildings and even some restaurants and gas stations, urging North Koreans to work harder to make the country's 200-day "speed campaign" a success. "Have you carried out the plan for today?" one poster asks.

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  8. Ap Photos: a selection of pictures from the past weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Britain's Thursday vote to leave the European Union adds uncertainty to a world economy that is still strugg... . Jimmy Romo, 73, leads a horse and other animals from his ranch as a wildfire burns behind them in Azusa, Calif., Monday, June 20, 2016.

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  9. PM says Pyongyang's dialogue offer 'deceiving'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn on Saturday condemned North Korea's latest test of mid-range missiles, saying that the North's provocation proves its offer to hold inter-Korean dialogue is a fraudulent act. "Although years have passed since the cease of gunfire, our security remains unstable as a divided country," Hwang said during a speech to commemorate the 66th anniversary of the outbreak of the 1950-53 Korean War.

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  10. 66th anniversary of Korean War in PyongyangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | English Dong-A

    June. 25, 2016 07:21. by i*oee i e i [email protected] North Korea's Rodong Sinmun on Thursday carried a photo of scene in which North Korean leader Kim Jong Un strongly hugs Ri Byong Chol, first vice chief of the Workers' Party's military industry department, who was seen weeping out of overflying excitement.

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  11. North Korea's Musudan Missile Finally FliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Yahoo!

    North Korea has finally found some success with its Musudan intermediate-range ballistic missile following four failures. The fifth and six missiles traveled a short distance before disappearing from radar.

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  12. Latest test reveals N. Korean missile capable of flying 3,500 km: militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Korea Herald

    North Korea's latest test of its Musudan mid-range missile indicates that the country is capable of firing a missile with a range of 3,500 kilometers, South Korea's military officials said Friday. In the latest test fire of the intermediate-range ballistic missile which the North calls the Hwasong-10, one of the two that were launched soared to an altitude exceeding 1,000 km and flew some 400 km before hitting the East Sea.

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  13. N Korea's Kim jubilant over missile launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | KCTV5

    North Korea claimed on Thursday to have conducted a successful test-firing of an intermediate-range missile, an apparent reference to a missile that the South Korean military said was fired into the sea one day earlier. The military state's government-run news agency reported that the country fired a Hwasong-10, also known as a Musudan, and that it landed accurately in waters about 400 kilometers down range.

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  14. Ruling, opposition parties condemn N. Korea's missile launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's ruling and opposition parties on Friday expressed concerns over Pyongyang's latest launch of missiles and called on the communist country to put its priority on improving the livelihood of its people instead of making threats against the world. On Wednesday, North Korea fired off what is believed to be two Musudan mid-range missiles from near the city of Wonsan on its eastern coast.

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  15. 10 Things To Know for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    For the past few weeks, North Koreans across the nation have been mobilized for a 200-day "speed campaign... . The scene inside the White Horse Inn in Priors Dean, Hampshire, England also known as the 'Pub with no name' which has been made a polling station for the EU referendum Thursday June 23, 2016.

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  16. Work harder, North Korea orders citizens. But does it help?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Boston.com

    The bright red slogans hang from buses, government buildings, and even some restaurants and gas stations, urging North Koreans to work harder to make the country's 200-day ''speed campaign'' a success. ''Have you carried out the plan for today?'' one poster asks.

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  17. N. Korea leader says new missile can strike US Pacific basesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Yahoo!

    North Korean newspapers on June 23, 2016 display stories and images about the Musudan missile tests Leader Kim Jong-Un threatened US military bases across the Pacific after North Korea's test of a powerful new missile triggered emergency UN Security Council talks on curbing Pyongyang's nuclear programme. Kim, who personally monitored Wednesday's Musudan missile test, applauded a "great event" that significantly bolstered the North's pre-emptive nuclear attack capability, the official KCNA news agency reported.

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  18. N. Korea trumpets successful midrange missile launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The China Post

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un trumpeted the success of a powerful new midrange ballistic missile test that state media said Thursday propelled one of the weapons more than 1,400 kilometers high, saying it would allow strikes on U.S. forces throughout the region. That ability would back up years of threats and boasts from North Korea and has long been a worry for the United States and its allies, Tokyo and Seoul.

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  19. 'Have you carried out the plan for today?' North Korea mobilizes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    WONSAN, North Korea - The bright red slogans hang from buses, government buildings and even some restaurants and gas stations, urging North Koreans to work harder to make the country's 200-day "speed campaign" a success.

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  20. Japan lifts missile-intercept orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Defense Minister Gen Nakatani on Thursday lifted an order for the Self-Defense Forces to shoot down any North Korean missile posing a danger to Japan. The government believes North Korea will not conduct a missile launch for the time being after firing what appeared to be two Musudan intermediate-range ballistic missiles from its east coast on Wednesday, officials said.

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