Kim Jong Un Newswire (Page 9)

Kim Jong Un Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. N. Korea rebel movement emerges to remove Kim Jong-unRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... generations of a family could be put to death for such an offense. "Anti-government messages such as "Overthrow Kim Jong Un" and "Punish Kim Jong Un" were reportedly scrawled over images of the leader's grandfather and founder of the state Kim Il ...

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  2. Lawmaker: Ex-N. Korea diplomat fled due to 'reign of terror'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | USA Today

    ... he decided to flee because of disillusionment with what he describes as a "tyrannical reign of terror" by leader Kim Jong Un. Seoul announced in August that Thae Yong Ho, No. 2 at the North's embassy in London, had come to South Korea with his ...

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  3. North Korea defectors testify about torture, 'modern-day slavery'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | UPI

    ... to earn foreign currency for the regime. The money they earn goes to the regime to fund the lavish lifestyle of Kim Jong Un or to build weapons of mass destruction, the defector said. Women are also exploited by the regime and have been used as ...

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  4. North Korea diplomat: Wiretap led to Hyon Yong Chol's executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | UPI

    ... with rank and it has become the norm for homes to be wiretapped, according to Minister Thae," Lee said. "Because Kim Jong Un is young and could rule for decades, many cadres suffer from depression because of the despair they feel about their ...

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  5. North Korean defector vows to expose 'gruesome' reality: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Top-ranking North Korean diplomat Thae Yong-Ho, whose recent defection gifted a major propaganda coup to the South, vowed Monday to devote himself to exposing the cruelties of the Pyongyang regime and encouraging others to escape. South Korean lawmakers who met with Thae in Seoul told the Yonhap news agency that he had fleshed out his reasons for defecting and testified to the precarious lives of senior officials in the North and the "capitalist" survival techniques of ordinary North Koreans.

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  6. Sanctions Reinforce North Korea Siege MentalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Voice of America

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the ballistic rocket launch drill of the Strategic Force of the Korean People's Army at an unknown location, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency in Pyongyang. North Korea's recent responses to international sanctions and criticisms offer a key insight into how the isolated leadership in Pyongyang views itself as a nation under siege.

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  7. North Korean village not all it seemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    North Korea marked the fifth anniversary of the death of its former leader, Kim Jong-il, in the nation's capital of Pyongyang on Saturday. Footage from Korean Central Television, North Korea's state-run television channel, showed mourners laying flowers at the statues of Kim Jong-il and the founder of the state Kim il-Sung.

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  8. Defying skeptics, Kim Jong Un marks five years at the helm of North...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Canada.com

    Defying skeptics, Kim Jong Un marks five years at the helm of North Korea - the world's most repressive regime This file picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on April 24, 2016 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un inspecting an underwater test-fire of a strategic submarine ballistic missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea on April 23, 2016. This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on September 20, 2016 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un inspecting the ground jet test of a new type high-power engine of a carrier rocket for the geo-stationary satellite at the Sohae Space Center in North Korea.

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  9. China halts North Korean coal importsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | The Japan Times

    ... it now allowed by the U.N. Although Beijing has traditionally protected Pyongyang diplomatically, believing that Kim Jong Un's regime is preferable to its collapse, it has grown frustrated by its neighbor's defiance.

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  10. US Official: North Korea's Nuclear Capabilities GrowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... U.S. Pyongyang has conducted two nuclear tests so far this year and the country has made steady progress since Kim Jong Un came to power in 2011. In the event of a North Korean attack, Lt. General Stephen Lanza, the commander of the Army's I Corps ...

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  11. South Korea's chaos isn't great news for North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | WOI

    ... after a 36-year hiatus, argues for a stable political system emerging from years of transition to the rule of Kim Jong Un. For all its stage-managed improbability, politics in Pyongyang stand in stark contrast to what is taking place less than 200 ...

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  12. The Knotty Problems of the G19Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    One early international junket that President Trump will be expected to attend is the G20 summit in Hamburg on 7-8 July 2017. The image is a reef knot, of multicoloured strands one rope in the red-yellow-black of Germany, the other in random colours presumably for the rest of the world.

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  13. North Korea light up women's soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | The China Post

    ... Foster-Carter, long-time Korea watcher and Honorary Fellow at Leeds University, told The Associated Press. "Kim Jong Un has been known to be interested in sport and that became even more apparent when the basketball player Dennis Rodman visited the ...

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  14. Kim Jong Un visits North Korea shoe factory, holds hands with workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | UPI

    Kim Jong Un 's ongoing visits to North Korea civilian sites continued this week with a tour of a state-run shoe factory in Wonsan, a port city on the eastern coast of the peninsula. Kim, who has kept military activities to a minimum in recent weeks, expressed satisfaction with the plant that he's visited four times since November 2015, according to Pyongyang's state-controlled news agency KCNA.

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  15. U.N. council meets on North Korea human rights despite China oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Reuters

    ... we will be ready." Earlier this year, the United States angered North Korea by blacklisting its leader Kim Jong Un for human rights abuses. A landmark 2014 U.N. report on North Korean human rights concluded that North Korean security chiefs and ...

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  16. U.S. official warns North Korea could launch nuclear weapon, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | CBS News

    ... Pyongyang may have figured out how to make a nuclear warhead small enough to fit on a long-range missile. Under Kim Jong Un, who rose to power following his father's death in 2011, North Korea has seen steady progress in its nuclear and missile ...

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  17. South Korea's parliament votes to impeach President Park Geun-hyeRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... of Park's ouster, changing priorities could swing the balance in the region. Delury said North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has been "quiet on this whole thing. He's doing two things, letting Park stew and getting a lot of domestic points in North ...

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  18. RedBlueAmerica: Time to end Americaa s One China policy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... the problem of North Korea will most likely involve China, which variously acts as a patron and leash-holder to Kim Jong Un's government. Disregard Beijing's wishes on Taiwan, and maybe North Korea doesn't get its leash held so much. Now, there may ...

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  19. North Korean delegation back from paying respects to CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Progress

    A delegation of North Korean officials headed by one of Kim Jong Un's chief lieutenants has returned to Pyongyang after visiting Cuba to pay respects to "great comrade" Fidel Castro. The delegation, led by Choe Ryong Hae, also took the opportunity to do some rare diplomatic spadework with South American leaders.

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  20. Pentagon official says North Korea can launch nuclear weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Pyongyang may have figured out how to make a nuclear warhead small enough to fit on a long-range missile. Under Kim Jong Un, who rose to power following his father's death in 2011, North Korea has seen steady progress in its nuclear and missile ...

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