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North Korea lashes out anew over protest in Seoul

North Korea lashed out anew Tuesday at South Korea over a small public protest in Seoul in which demonstrators burned effigies of the North's leaders, saying it would... Read more »

April 16, 2013


Pivotal North Korea question: What is Kim thinking?

Don't worry, one popular argument goes, we've seen this before. Just ignore Pyongyang's unlikely threats of nuclear holocaust as you would, say, a child throwing a... Read more »

April 16, 2013


After weeks of North Korean fury, calm on key holiday

Oblivious to international tensions over a possible North Korean missile launch, Pyongyang residents spilled into the streets Monday to celebrate a major national... Read more »

April 15, 2013


Despite tensions, NKorea readies for festivities

Elaborate floral displays featured mini replicas of red-tipped missiles and long-range rockets at an exhibition that opened Friday in Pyongyang, underlining North... Read more »

April 12, 2013


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