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Privileged Class in NK Shows Off ‘Gold Accessory’ 
Date : November 27, 2013
Radio Free Asia reported that recently many women in the privileged class in North Korea are increasingly showing off expensive accessories.   One source from Rad…
NK Human Rights Conference Held at Princeton 
Date : November 27, 2013
On the 23rd, a North Korean human rights conference entitled “North Korean Human Rights: A Lost Cause?,” was held at Princeton University. This conference was hosted by…
UN Adopted Resolution on NK 
Date : November 25, 2013
On the 19th November, the Third Committee of the United Nations unanimously adopted a new resolution, demanding North Korea to stop the “systematic, widespread and grave…
North Koreans Caught in China Again 
Date : November 20, 2013
The Chinese authorities caught thirteen North Korean nationals in Kunming province on Friday. According to Radio Free Asia (RFA), the North Korean citizens were boarding …
Prevalence of Housing Sales in NK 
Date : November 19, 2013
Voice of America reported that housing sales in North Korea are currently prevalent.   Many new housings and apartments are being built in Pyongyang. According to…
Capitalistic Labor Markets Expand in NK 
Date : November 19, 2013
Yonhap News recently reported that capitalistic labor markets, which hire laborers through money payments, are increasing in North Korea. It is reported that the North Ko…
Eighty Executions for Bibles and Videos 
Date : November 15, 2013
This month, as many as eighty people were publicly executed for such offenses as watching South Korean movies or possessing a Bible. These executions took place in seven …
Increase of Price of Fuel 
Date : November 15, 2013
North Korean people are busy buying fuel as winter is around the corner, Radio Free Asia (RFA) reported. However, the high prices for coal increase the people’s concern.…
Most Underground Christian in NK is Middle Class 
Date : November 15, 2013
‘Seoul USA’, a missionary organization in North Korea, says, “Many underground Christians are middle class who are comparatively free in movement.”   Rev. Eri…
Amusement Park Alienates the NK People 
Date : November 15, 2013
Radio Free Asia reported that many North Korean people turn away from the Hoiryung amusement park which was launched by the North Korean authorities for the anniversary o…
Begging Children in Pyongyang Station 
Date : November 15, 2013
A number of begging children are increasing at Pyongyang Station, Radio Free Asia (RFA) reported. These children beg for money and bus tickets from passengers, a source s…
Possibility of Assassination of the Second Secretary  
Date : November 13, 2013
While accidents are frequently happening in regions of the Duman River this year, the second secretary of the party in Musan was found dead a few days ago, so law enforce…
Students Suffer from Construction of Pool  
Date : November 13, 2013
The North Korean authorities opened a large-scale pool, the ‘Munsoo Swimming Pool,’ on the 15th of October. Meanwhile, the authorities also ordered construction of a sw…
Commodities for Wage  
Date : November 13, 2013
The North Korean authorities have increased the wages of laborers 100 times in main factories, such as the Sung Jin Steel Manufacturing Plant, the Kim Chaek Iron and Stee…
U.S. Aid Organization Sends Nutritious Rice to NK 
Date : November 8, 2013
For the past seven years, the international food aid organization, Feed My Starving Children (FMSC), has been sending nutritious rice to the North Korean people, who cont…
 
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