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NK rejecting defectors from China 
Date : October 19, 2020
N. Korea still rejecting Chinese proposals to repatriate defectorsAbout 20 female North Korean defectors were caught and detained early this month at a lockup for illegal…
New organization cracks down on SK goods 
Date : October 14, 2020
New organization cracks down on S. Korean goods on borderA new group to crack down on South Korea-made goods was created in Sinuiju and is staging raids on smugglers and …
Block quarantine contaminants at border 
Date : October 8, 2020
Block “quarantine contaminants” at borderNorth Korean military authorities have recently ordered frontline military units to “strictly” deal with all possible “quara…
NK places coast maritime patrol units on top combat posture 
Date : September 30, 2020
N. Korea places western and eastern coast maritime patrol units on “top combat posture”The order indicates that the North Korean leadership is preparing for the potenti…
Smuggler shot dead while crossing border 
Date : September 23, 2020
North Korean smuggler shot dead while crossing borderA North Korean smuggler in his 30s was recently shot dead by the North Korean border patrol in Taehong…
Fireworks to celebrate Party Foundation Day 
Date : September 22, 2020
Fireworks show to celebrate Party Foundation DayNorth Korea has begun preparations for a fireworks show in Pyongyang on Oct. 10 to celebrate the Workers' Party Foundation…
Lecture claims Seoul has been locked down 
Date : September 15, 2020
Lecture for Pyongyang airport workers claims Seoul has been “locked down”The lecture criticized South Korea's "social distancing" campaigns while contrasting them with …
Street food vendors charge the same for less 
Date : September 2, 2020
Street food vendors charge the same for lessBusiness had already been bad because of COVID-19 but further restrictions on movement in the country following the return of …
University student arrested for spreading false information 
Date : September 2, 2020
University student arrested for spreading “false information”North Korean authorities recently arrested a university student who had once worked in the Joint Security A…
NK broadcasts encrypted spy message 
Date : August 30, 2020
N. Korea broadcasts encrypted spy message on YouTube for first timeNorth Korea on Saturday broadcast a series of mysterious numbers, presumed to be an encrypted message t…
Pyongyangites given rice reserved for the military 
Date : August 30, 2020
Pyongyangites given rice reserved for the military amid food shortagesNorth Korean authorities have released military rice and other reserves to Pyongyang citizens. …
Samjiyon and Hyesan locked down 
Date : August 29, 2020
Samjiyon and Hyesan locked down after woman crosses borderNorth Korea has completely locked down the cities of Samjiyon and Hyesan in Yanggang Province after a North Kore…
Hyesan explosion victims asked to supply materials for new housing 
Date : August 12, 2020
Hyesan explosion victims asked to supply materials for new housingHyesan officials are discussing building new housing for families whose houses were destroyed by a serie…
Soldier arrested after sneaking past Pyongyang’s tight security 
Date : August 12, 2020
Soldier arrested after sneaking past Pyongyang’s tight securityA soldier who snuck past Pyongyang’s tight security after deserting his military unit in Gangwon Province…
Ringleaders of gold smuggling ring harshly punished 
Date : August 12, 2020
Ringleaders of gold smuggling ring harshly punishedThe revelation that the ringleaders behind a gold smuggling ring were part of a foreign currency-earning company operat…
 
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