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Camp No. 25 Grows in Size 
Date : February 12, 2013
North Korean Economy Watch has reported for the second time in a matter of weeks of the possible extension of a political prison camp in the country. Camp No. 25 in Chong…
Kim Jong Eun’s Childhood to Feature in Textbooks 
Date : February 7, 2013
Radio Free Asia has reported that the North Korean authorities will put the story of Kim Jong Eun’s childhood in North Korea’s school textbooks from this…
Military Mobilization Limiting People's Movements 
Date : February 6, 2013
The increased military mobilization in North Korea in recent days has led to limits being placed on the movement of civilians. The restrictions of mov…
"Aprok River" Causes a Stir in North Korea 
Date : February 6, 2013
According to Radio Free Asia, the Chinese novel, "Aprok River," which is about the Korean War, is spreading rapidly in North Korea, and it is stirring up controversy amon…
Darusman Calls for a COI in New Report 
Date : February 6, 2013
Marzuki Darusman, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in North Korea, has called for the UN to instigate an investigation in to crimes against humanity …
Cell Phones Aiding the Spread of Information 
Date : February 6, 2013
As the number of cell phone users in North Korea is increasing, information is spreading rapidly in North Korea.   According to Radio Free Asia, the number of cell…
Increased Surveillance Along JSA 
Date : February 5, 2013
The world’s attention may have been focused on the increased surveillance along the Chinese in recent months, but the regime has also increased surveillance along the Jo…
IPCNKR Letter Urges COI Establishment at Human Rights Council 
Date : February 3, 2013
The co-chair of the International Parliamentarians’ Coalition for North Korean Refugees and Human Rights (IPCNKR), the Saenauri Paarty's Hwang Woo Yea, has sent let…
Overseas Officials Being Redeployed 
Date : February 3, 2013
Chinese trade sources have told RFA that North Korean trade officials are being redeployed to previous and other assignments in China in an unparalleled step by the a…
Bad Weather is Helping Citizens to Call Internationally 
Date : January 31, 2013
According to a Daily NK report, people in border regions are using the bad weather to disguise their use of Chinese cell phones. With the Korean peninsula in the grips of…
Private Farms to be Downsized 
Date : January 31, 2013
Private farm plots are targets for downsizing by the North Korean authorities, according to a Daily NK source. The source told the online newspaper that the authorities h…
Google Maps Show More Details of Prison Camps 
Date : January 31, 2013
Google have updated their maps of North Korea to include far more detail of the country. The new updates include more details of the allegedly closed prison Camp 22 in th…
Desertions Rapidly Increasing 
Date : January 28, 2013
According to Radio Free Asia, the number of North Korean soldiers running away from the military because of hunger and cold is increasing. Thus, North Korean authorities …
Defector Reports Young People Disgruntled with Leadership 
Date : January 24, 2013
According to a report in the Daily NK, the failures of the leadership of Kim Jong Eun are causing disgruntlement in public opinion. A recent defector told the online ne…
Lack of Power Supply Causing Travel Problems 
Date : January 24, 2013
The Daily NK has reported that power outages in northern regions are impacting on train travel in the area.A source from Yangkang Province said that the two trains t…
 
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