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North Korean diplomats cause chaos at UN event on rights

A U.S.-organized event on North Korea's human rights briefly turned into chaos at the U.N. on Thursday as North Korean diplomats insisted on reading a statement of... Read more »

April 30, 2015


Kremlin: North Korean leader not coming to Moscow on May 9

The reclusive leader of North Korea will not be coming to Moscow next month for the Victory Day celebration, President Vladimir Putin's spokesman announced Thursday. Read more »

April 30, 2015


Live-fire drills near Korean border set stage for Carter visit

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter arrives in Seoul Thursday as the U.S. and South Korea demonstrate their combined military heft, seeking to deter North Korea... Read more »

April 8, 2015


NKorea denounces UN criticism of its human rights record

North Korea's foreign minister on Tuesday denounced criticism of Pyongyang's human rights record, dismissing a U.N. report that concluded crimes against humanity were... Read more »

March 3, 2015

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US sanctions bill on NKorea passes legislative hurdle

A bill aimed at restricting North Korea's access to hard currency passed a legislative hurdle Friday as pressure grows in Congress for tougher action over Pyongyang's... Read more »

Feb. 27, 2015


Oscar-winners ‘Big Hero 6,’ ‘Whiplash’ are on Blu-ray, DVD this week

Disney’s hit cartoon feature “Big Hero 6,” which won an Academy Award last weekend, is on DVD and Blu-ray this week, as is “Whiplash,”... Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015


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