Pyongyang

Type: City
Name: Pyongyang (Pyongyang Airport)
Country: North Korea
Latitude: 39.02
Longitude: 125.75
population: 2,787,902
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

North Korea Warns the EU of Consequences Over Human Rights Resolution

SEOUL – North Korea has warned of “unforeseen consequences” if the European Union presents a resolution to the U.N. General Assembly to take human rights abuses in the Communist country to the International Criminal Court, or ICC.The EU will forever lose ... [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - 1 hour ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 5 reports

North Korea vows to deepen probe

Jiji Press North Korea vowed during two-day talks with Japan through Wednesday to “deepen” its investigation on Japanese nationals abducted by the reclusive country decades ago from “new perspectives,” Prime Minister Shinzo Abe revealed Thursday.Abe spoke ... [Published The Japan News - 2 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Over a million anti-Pyongyang leaflets sent into NKorea

Dozens of balloons carry activists’ message north of inter-Korean border, despite threats from PyongyangCivil activists sent more than a million leaflets denouncing Pyongyang’s leadership by air balloons from South Korea early Friday morning, according ... [Published Turkish Weekly - 9 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

NK bans Facebook and Twitter for foreigners

By Lee Min-hyung North Korean leader Kim Jong-un supervises flight training at an Air Force unit Thursday. / Yonhap North Korea has banned all foreigners there from using social networking services such as Facebook and Twitter, a Russian news agency reported ... [Published Korea Times - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 4 reports

Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Quarantining All Foreigners

The U.S. media may be chock-full of news and analysis about the impending threat of Ebola, but America’s response still pales in comparison with that most hysterical of nations — North Korea. Officials in Pyongyang have announced plans to quarantine ... [Published TIME.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 11 reports

German politician says Kim Jong-un is in good health and open for talks

A German lawmaker who recently returned from a trip to Pyongyang says North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is still firmly in power in the North despite speculation about his health amid a prolonged break from the public eye.Arriving back in Germany Thursday, ... [Published Arirang - 12 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 14 reports

North Korea to quarantine foreigners over Ebola fears

PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korea announced Thursday it will quarantine foreigners for 21 days over fears of the spread of the Ebola virus, even though no cases of the disease have been reported in the reclusive country — or anywhere in Asia — and ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 17 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 8 reports

N.Korea offers no detailed info on abductees

JapanOct. 30, 2014 - Updated 21:09 UTCJapan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says North Korea pledged to investigate the abduction of Japanese nationals without regard to the outcome of previous probes. But Pyongyang failed to provide detailed information ... [Published NHK - 18 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 8 reports

North Korea didn’t offer delegation any new info on abductees: source

KYODO, STAFF REPORTNorth Korea did not provide any new information on the whereabouts of Japanese abducted by North Korean spies in the 1970s and 1980s when Japan’s investigative delegation spent three days visiting Pyongyang this week, a Japanese source ... [Published Japan Times - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 9 reports

Koreas fail to meet

Both sides must stop childish fight, look to futureSouth and North Korea failed to resume high-level talks on Thursday, as proposed by Seoul. Yet it is too soon to give up entirely because the Koreas can rearrange their meeting for early next month, as ... [Published Korea Times - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 9 reports

N’Korea leader had surgery – Report

North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, has had a surgery to remove a cyst from his ankle, according to South Korean intelligence.A spy agency briefing to lawmakers on Tuesday said that a foreign doctor operated on Kim in September or October, BBC reports.Kim ... [Published Nigeria Punch - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 9 reports

N.Korea may invite UN rights investigator after Kim Jong-un prosecution threats

16:08North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. (AFP Photo)For the first time in a decade, North Korean diplomats met a UN human rights investigator to discuss his possible visit to the country ahead of a UN General Assembly session, that could potentially lead ... [Published Russia Today - Oct 29 2014]

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"Due to the new entry in force of restrictions adopted by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in relation to Ebola crisis, the EEAS mission to DPRK has been postponed to a future date that still needs to be determined" she added
...convenient and expedient way of communicating with an agent," Rupert Allason, a highly regarded author on the subject of espionage, told the BBC. "Their sole purpose is for intelligence agencies to communicate with their agents in denied areas - a territory where it is difficult to use a consensual form of communications."
"We need to think about the rational of the establishment of such symbolic multilateral talks" he said on condition of anonymity
"People are really surprised when they visit. You have to respect the rules and stay with your guides. But you will see amazing beauty and untouched nature."

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the hangover has kicked in [Published Brookings Institution - 1 hour ago]
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Suga: No concrete info on abductee whereabouts [Published The Japan News - 2 hours ago]
North Korea denounces South Korea for delaying ... [Published ProKerala.com - 2 hours ago]
North Korea promises abductee probe will be fai... [Published Japan Times - 2 hours ago]
DPRK denounces S. Korea for delaying OPCON take... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 3 hours ago]
Inter-Korean talks [Published Korea Herald - 3 hours ago]
Stop trying to fool the ... [Published Korea Herald - 3 hours ago]
For unification, time is on Seoul's side [Published Korea Times - 4 hours ago]
Roundup: Japan expects abduction report from DP... [Published China.org.cn - 5 hours ago]
Who are Kim Jong-un's Top Artists? [Published ArtNet.com - 5 hours ago]
Horrific architecture: Part 3 [Published Building.co.uk - 6 hours ago]
North Korea to Quarantine Foreigners over Fears... [Published Travel and Tour World - 6 hours ago]
S. Korea, China Won't Tolerate N. Korea's Nuke ... [Published Korea Broadcasting System - 6 hours ago]
Wish you were Korea? Travel firm to flog tours ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - 6 hours ago]
NK bans Facebook and Twitter for foreigners [Published Korea Times - 7 hours ago]
Yesterday in Brief for October 31, 2014 [Published Interfax.com - 7 hours ago]
Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Qu... [Published TIME.com - 7 hours ago]
Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Qu... [Published The China Blog - 7 hours ago]
Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Qu... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 7 hours ago]
Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Qu... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 7 hours ago]
Quartz Daily Brief—Europe edition—Japan expands... [Published Quartz - 8 hours ago]
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Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Qu... [Published TIME.com - 7 hours ago]
The U.S. media may be chock-full of news and analysis about the impending threat of Ebola, but America’s response still pales in comparison with that most hysterical of nations — North Korea. Officials in Pyongyang have announced plans to quarantine ...
Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Qu... [Published The China Blog - 7 hours ago]
The U.S. media may be chock-full of news and analysis about the impending threat of Ebola, but America’s response still pales in comparison with that most hysterical of nations — North Korea. Officials in Pyongyang have announced plans to quarantine ...
Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Qu... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 7 hours ago]
The U.S. media may be chock-full of news and analysis about the impending threat of Ebola, but America’s response still pales in comparison with that most hysterical of nations — North Korea. Officials in Pyongyang have announced plans to quarantine ...
Paranoid North Korea Handles Ebola Threat by Qu... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 7 hours ago]
The U.S. media may be chock-full of news and analysis about the impending threat of Ebola, but America’s response still pales in comparison with that most hysterical of nations — North Korea. Officials in Pyongyang have announced plans to quarantine ...
North Korea to quarantine foreigners over Ebola... [Published Mashable! - 18 hours ago]
PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korea announced Thursday it will quarantine foreigners for 21 days over fears of the spread of the Ebola virus, even though no cases of the disease have been reported in the reclusive country — or anywhere in Asia ...
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A hero's welcome in Pyongyang as athletes retur... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Oct 06 2014]
South Korea is "ready to talk" with Pyongyang [Published Reuters Video: Business - Sep 17 2014]
Asia Day Ahead: China's Xi visits one Korea, sn... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 02 2014]
The war that never ends between the Koreas [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 17 2014]
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