While North Korea looks increasingly like it will use atomic weapons, there’s no use cutting Pyongyang off from the rest of the world
Kim Won Hong has been demoted and dismissed following latest purge of Pyongyang officials
Kim Jong-un wants a functioning nuclear weapons programme by the end of the year
Pyongyang says it is only pursuing its nuclear testing regime because of 'hostile US policy'
What do North Koreans think about their leaders? It’s an impossible question to answer, given that North Korea is a totalitarian state where professing anything other than wholehearted adulation for the Kim regime could land a person in a political prison camp — or worse.
Specialist unit would target North Korean leader in event of war between the two nations
Not everyone is on board with shutting off trade to Pyongyang, especially when there is money to be made
Military sources says the country has a secret plan to reduce the city to ashes
Though there is a near-total lack of functioning internet in the country, the service claims to offer VOD-type functionality
Everyone has heard a thing or two about North Korea.
Yeonmi Park, 22, is in the rare position of being able to contrast Western societies with the secretive, authoritarian state of North Korea.
Pyongyang's foreign ministry labelled the sanctions the 'worst hostile act'
At the last meeting it was ordered that 'public livelihood' had to be improved before the next one could happen
Ms Park orders military to be on alert
'North Korea is likely to venture a launch on the occasion of Kim il-Sung's birthday,' source tells news agency
The state news agency said that the Kim Jong Un was delighted as the 'high-power' rocket engine spewed out 'huge flames with (a) deafening boom'