Kim Jong Un http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Kim Jong Un en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:43:21 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss For North Korea, Iran-style nuke deal not an option http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765678441/For-North-Korea-Iran-style-nuke-deal-not-an-option.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765678441/For-North-Korea-Iran-style-nuke-deal-not-an-option.html?pg=all If any hopes have been raised that the progress between the United States and Iran to halt Tehran's development of nuclear... Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:37:02 MDT With warning to US, North Korea marks end of Korean War http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765678210/With-warning-to-US-North-Korea-marks-end-of-Korean-War.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765678210/With-warning-to-US-North-Korea-marks-end-of-Korean-War.html?pg=all North Korean officials warned the United States that another war on the Korean Peninsula would leave no Americans alive to... Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:37:41 MDT In North Korea, war anniversary is climax of anti-US fervor http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765676214/In-North-Korea-war-anniversary-is-climax-of-anti-US-fervor.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765676214/In-North-Korea-war-anniversary-is-climax-of-anti-US-fervor.html?pg=all June is something like Hate America Month in North Korea. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:30:00 MDT N. Korea developing new satellite, defends space program http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765674977/N-Korea-developing-new-satellite-defends-space-program.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765674977/N-Korea-developing-new-satellite-defends-space-program.html?pg=all North Korean space agency officials say the country is developing a more advanced Earth observation satellite and are... Thu, 04 Jun 2015 07:03:11 MDT S. Korea's spy agency says N. Korea executed defense chief http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765673815/S-Koreas-spy-agency-says-N-Korea-executed-defense-chief.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765673815/S-Koreas-spy-agency-says-N-Korea-executed-defense-chief.html?pg=all North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered his defense chief executed with an anti-aircraft gun for complaining about the young... Wed, 13 May 2015 09:32:53 MDT Show of North Korean force sets back US diplomatic overture http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765673514/Show-of-North-Korean-force-sets-back-US-diplomatic-overture.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765673514/Show-of-North-Korean-force-sets-back-US-diplomatic-overture.html?pg=all North Korea greeted a U.S. diplomatic overture with a fresh show of force, seemingly testing the Obama administration's... Sat, 09 May 2015 10:48:22 MDT North Korean diplomats cause chaos at UN event on rights http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765672935/North-Korean-diplomats-cause-chaos-at-UN-event-on-rights.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765672935/North-Korean-diplomats-cause-chaos-at-UN-event-on-rights.html?pg=all A U.S.-organized event on North Korea's human rights briefly turned into chaos at the U.N. on Thursday as North Korean... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 14:02:40 MDT Kremlin: North Korean leader not coming to Moscow on May 9 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765672910/Kremlin-North-Korean-leader-not-coming-to-Moscow-on-May-9.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765672910/Kremlin-North-Korean-leader-not-coming-to-Moscow-on-May-9.html?pg=all The reclusive leader of North Korea will not be coming to Moscow next month for the Victory Day celebration, President... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 06:32:38 MDT Live-fire drills near Korean border set stage for Carter visit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765671507/Live-fire-drills-near-Korean-border-set-stage-for-Carter-visit.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765671507/Live-fire-drills-near-Korean-border-set-stage-for-Carter-visit.html?pg=all U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter arrives in Seoul Thursday as the U.S. and South Korea demonstrate their combined... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 19:39:36 MDT NKorea denounces UN criticism of its human rights record http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765669417/NKorea-denounces-UN-criticism-of-its-human-rights-record.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765669417/NKorea-denounces-UN-criticism-of-its-human-rights-record.html?pg=all North Korea's foreign minister on Tuesday denounced criticism of Pyongyang's human rights record, dismissing a U.N. report... Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:24:08 MST US sanctions bill on NKorea passes legislative hurdle http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765669212/US-sanctions-bill-on-NKorea-passes-legislative-hurdle.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765669212/US-sanctions-bill-on-NKorea-passes-legislative-hurdle.html?pg=all A bill aimed at restricting North Korea's access to hard currency passed a legislative hurdle Friday as pressure grows in... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:43:55 MST Chris Hicks: Oscar-winners ‘Big Hero 6,’ ‘Whiplash’ are on Blu-ray, DVD this week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622945/Oscar-winners-6Big-Hero-67-6Whiplash7-are-on-Blu-ray-DVD-this-week.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622945/Oscar-winners-6Big-Hero-67-6Whiplash7-are-on-Blu-ray-DVD-this-week.html?pg=all Disney’s hit cartoon feature “Big Hero 6,” which won an Academy Award last weekend, is on DVD and Blu-ray... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:15:57 MST UN: North Korean company renames ships to evade sanctions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765669067/UN-North-Korean-company-renames-ships-to-evade-sanctions.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765669067/UN-North-Korean-company-renames-ships-to-evade-sanctions.html?pg=all A North Korean shipping company that famously tried to hide banned fighter jets under a cargo of sugar has tried to evade... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 MST Fearing Ebola, N. Korea bars tourists from capital marathon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765668914/Fearing-Ebola-N-Korea-bars-tourists-from-capital-marathon.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765668914/Fearing-Ebola-N-Korea-bars-tourists-from-capital-marathon.html?pg=all Further restricting travel to the already isolated country, North Korea barred foreigners from one of its most popular... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:35:00 MST Sony outlines 3-year recovery plan, targets $4.2B earnings http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765668594/Sony-outlines-3-year-recovery-plan-targets-42B-earnings.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765668594/Sony-outlines-3-year-recovery-plan-targets-42B-earnings.html?pg=all Money-losing Sony will spin off its video-and-sound business into a separate company and shrink its headquarters as part of a... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:54:17 MST North Korea threatens strong response to DC rights meeting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765668550/North-Korea-threatens-strong-response-to-DC-rights-meeting.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765668550/North-Korea-threatens-strong-response-to-DC-rights-meeting.html?pg=all North Korea says it will respond "very strongly" to a conference in Washington on Tuesday about its widespread human rights... Mon, 16 Feb 2015 22:04:36 MST North Korea test-fires 5 short-range missiles into the sea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667972/North-Korea-test-fires-5-short-range-missiles-into-the-sea.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667972/North-Korea-test-fires-5-short-range-missiles-into-the-sea.html?pg=all North Korea test-fired five short-range missiles into the sea on Sunday in its second such weapons test this year, South... Sun, 08 Feb 2015 09:43:29 MST Amy Pascal steps down as co-chairman of Sony Pictures http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667797/Amy-Pascal-steps-down-as-co-chairman-of-Sony-Pictures.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667797/Amy-Pascal-steps-down-as-co-chairman-of-Sony-Pictures.html?pg=all Amy Pascal will step down as co-chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment and head of the film studio, nearly three months... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 11:11:26 MST UN official: NKorean human rights, cult of Kim can't coexist http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667580/UN-official-NKorean-human-rights-cult-of-Kim-cant-coexist.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667580/UN-official-NKorean-human-rights-cult-of-Kim-cant-coexist.html?pg=all A campaign within the United Nations to haul North Korean leader Kim Jong Un before an international court for crimes against... Mon, 02 Feb 2015 09:00:38 MST North Korea may be restarting nuke plant: US institute http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667324/North-Korea-may-be-restarting-nuke-plant-US-institute.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667324/North-Korea-may-be-restarting-nuke-plant-US-institute.html?pg=all North Korea may be attempting to restart its main nuclear bomb fuel reactor after a five-month shutdown, a U.S. research... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:20:40 MST North Korea's Kim Jong Un mulls Russia for his world debut http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666305/North-Koreas-Kim-Jong-Un-mulls-Russia-for-his-world-debut.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666305/North-Koreas-Kim-Jong-Un-mulls-Russia-for-his-world-debut.html?pg=all After three years of watching his fellow leaders mix and mingle while he was secluded in Pyongyang, Kim Jong Un is looking... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 08:37:56 MST Charlie Hebdo: High stakes when satire meets globalization http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666108/Charlie-Hebdo-High-stakes-when-satire-meets-globalization.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666108/Charlie-Hebdo-High-stakes-when-satire-meets-globalization.html?pg=all These are dark days for those who want to believe that the pen is mightier than the sword. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:30:06 MST Obama to focus on cybersecurity issues next week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665955/Obama-to-focus-on-cybersecurity-issues-next-week.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665955/Obama-to-focus-on-cybersecurity-issues-next-week.html?pg=all Continuing the break with State of the Union tradition, President Barack Obama will spend most of next week previewing more... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 12:36:48 MST North Korea hints at nuclear test moratorium http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665946/North-Korea-hints-at-nuclear-test-moratorium.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665946/North-Korea-hints-at-nuclear-test-moratorium.html?pg=all North Korea has told the United States that it is willing to impose a temporary moratorium on its nuclear tests if Washington... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 09:58:30 MST Seoul to deport American over positive North Korea comments http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665878/Seoul-to-deport-American-over-positive-North-Korea-comments.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665878/Seoul-to-deport-American-over-positive-North-Korea-comments.html?pg=all South Korea plans to deport a Korean-American woman accused of praising rival North Korea in a recent lecture, officials said... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 11:40:34 MST Sony Pictures CEO had 'no playbook' for mega-hack on studio http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665854/Sony-Pictures-CEO-had-no-playbook-for-mega-hack-on-studio.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665854/Sony-Pictures-CEO-had-no-playbook-for-mega-hack-on-studio.html?pg=all The network was crippled. Days before Thanksgiving, Sony Pictures employees had logged onto computers that flashed a grim... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 09:37:50 MST AP Sources: US did not 'hack back' against North Korea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665898/AP-Sources-US-did-not-hack-back-against-North-Korea.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665898/AP-Sources-US-did-not-hack-back-against-North-Korea.html?pg=all The U.S. government was not responsible for crippling North Korea's Internet infrastructure after President Barack Obama... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 00:00:00 MST Netflix says it wants to stream 'The Interview' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665754/Netflix-says-it-wants-to-stream-The-Interview.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665754/Netflix-says-it-wants-to-stream-The-Interview.html?pg=all The streaming service Netflix wants to make Sony's "The Interview" available to its 53 million worldwide subscribers,... Wed, 07 Jan 2015 12:56:37 MST US says North Korea sanctions step 1 in Sony response http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665459/US-says-North-Korea-sanctions-step-1-in-Sony-response.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665459/US-says-North-Korea-sanctions-step-1-in-Sony-response.html?pg=all The United States says its new round of sanctions against North Korea is just the opening salvo in its response to an... Sat, 03 Jan 2015 10:17:00 MST US slaps sanctions on North Korea after Sony hack http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665406/US-slaps-sanctions-on-North-Korea-after-Sony-hack.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665406/US-slaps-sanctions-on-North-Korea-after-Sony-hack.html?pg=all The United States imposed fresh sanctions on North Korea on Friday, targeting the North's defense industry and spy service in... Fri, 02 Jan 2015 17:07:08 MST Kathleen Parker: Sony hack and ‘The Interview’: 2014’s perfect comic metaphor http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618787/Sony-hack-and-6The-Interview7-20147s-perfect-comic-metaphor.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618787/Sony-hack-and-6The-Interview7-20147s-perfect-comic-metaphor.html?pg=all What is needed ... is a superhero to restore truth, justice and the American Way — a comic-book hero for our comic-book... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 22:20:00 MST Maybe 'The Interview' wasn't such a good idea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618761/Maybe-The-Interview-wasnt-such-a-good-idea.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618761/Maybe-The-Interview-wasnt-such-a-good-idea.html?pg=all It is possible to condemn acts of cyberterrorism without celebrating a vulgar comedy that probably shouldn’t have... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 15:10:00 MST South Korean to drop Sony film in North by balloon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665260/South-Korean-to-drop-Sony-film-in-North-by-balloon.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665260/South-Korean-to-drop-Sony-film-in-North-by-balloon.html?pg=all A South Korean activist said Wednesday that he will launch balloons carrying DVDs of Sony's "The Interview" toward North... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 09:10:00 MST Sony: PlayStation back online after 3-day outage http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665145/Sony-PlayStation-back-online-after-3-day-outage.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665145/Sony-PlayStation-back-online-after-3-day-outage.html?pg=all Sony says its PlayStation Network is back online after three days of disruptions that began on Christmas. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 21:30:26 MST N. Korea compares Obama to monkey in hacking row http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665069/N-Korea-compares-Obama-to-monkey-in-hacking-row.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665069/N-Korea-compares-Obama-to-monkey-in-hacking-row.html?pg=all North Korea on Saturday blamed the U.S. for shutting down its Internet amid the hacking row over the movie "The Interview"... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:40:59 MST ValueSpeak: Turning year-end regret into New Year's hope http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618505/ValueSpeak-Turning-year-end-regret-into-New-Years-hope.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618505/ValueSpeak-Turning-year-end-regret-into-New-Years-hope.html?pg=all Maybe it’s because Dec. 31 is such a downer. Or maybe it’s just because Jan. 1 is what it is: a clean slate, a... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 17:59:39 MST Capacity crowds pack screenings of 'The Interview' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665024/Capacity-crowds-pack-screenings-of--The-Interview.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665024/Capacity-crowds-pack-screenings-of--The-Interview.html?pg=all Critics and early viewers agree that "The Interview" is less than a masterpiece. But thanks to threats from hackers that... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 19:22:27 MST Russia offers support to North Korea amid Sony hack http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665007/Russia-offers-support-to-North-Korea-amid-Sony-hack.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665007/Russia-offers-support-to-North-Korea-amid-Sony-hack.html?pg=all Russia on Thursday offered sympathy to North Korea amid the Sony hacking scandal, saying the movie that sparked the dispute... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 12:56:11 MST Streaming release of 'Interview' test for industry http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665004/Streaming-release-of-Interview-test-for-industry.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665004/Streaming-release-of-Interview-test-for-industry.html?pg=all Sony's "The Interview" has been a hacking target, a punchline and a political lightning rod. Now, with its release online at... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 12:20:13 MST Sony broadly releases 'The Interview' in reversal of plans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664934/Sony-broadly-releases-The-Interview-in-reversal-of-plans.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664934/Sony-broadly-releases-The-Interview-in-reversal-of-plans.html?pg=all Amid a swell of controversy, backlash, confusion and threats, Sony Pictures broadly released "The Interview" online Wednesday... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:20:55 MST Theaters treat 'The Interview' like any other film http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664968/Theaters-treat-The-Interview-like-any-other-film.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664968/Theaters-treat-The-Interview-like-any-other-film.html?pg=all From Minneapolis to tiny Cold Spring, the Minnesota theaters premiering "The Interview" on Christmas Day are approaching the... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:42:36 MST Key N. Korean websites suffer short outages after shutdown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664895/Key-N-Korean-websites-suffer-short-outages-after-shutdown.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664895/Key-N-Korean-websites-suffer-short-outages-after-shutdown.html?pg=all Key North Korean websites suffered intermittent outages Tuesday after a nearly 10-hour shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to... Tue, 23 Dec 2014 12:14:36 MST NYC theater plans live reading of 'The Interview' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664855/NYC-theater-plans-live-reading-of-The-Interview.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664855/NYC-theater-plans-live-reading-of-The-Interview.html?pg=all Sony may have scrapped the release of the movie "The Interview," but it will be in at least at one theater in New York City... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:05:07 MST UN Security Council takes up North Korea's human rights http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664841/UN-Security-Council-takes-up-North-Koreas-human-rights.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664841/UN-Security-Council-takes-up-North-Koreas-human-rights.html?pg=all The U.N. Security Council took up the issue of North Korea's bleak human rights situation for the first time Monday, a... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:53:52 MST UN Security Council discussing N. Korea's human rights http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664829/UN-Security-Council-discussing-N-Koreas-human-rights.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664829/UN-Security-Council-discussing-N-Koreas-human-rights.html?pg=all The U.N. Security Council has placed North Korea's bleak human rights situation on its agenda, a groundbreaking step toward... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:57:15 MST North Korea skipping UN Security Council meeting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664776/North-Korea-skipping-UN-Security-Council-meeting.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664776/North-Korea-skipping-UN-Security-Council-meeting.html?pg=all An angry North Korea, now on the defensive over a U.S. accusation of hacking, is refusing to take part in a groundbreaking... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:03:02 MST