by Beenish Ahmed Posted on April 8, 2015
A new teacher's manual sent to school across North Korea claims that Kimg Jong Un learned to drive at the age of three. Apparently he mastered sailing a yacht soon after.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on March 12, 2015
“The idea that only a handful of well-meaning activists can change the status quo is nice, but somewhat misplaced," Adam Cathcart, a lecturer of Chinese History and North Korea watcher told ThinkProgress.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 8, 2015
Swiftly blaming North Korea for the massive cyberattack on Sony Inc. in December could make it harder to bring charges against rogue hackers that could be just as responsible for the attack.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 20, 2014
"It is still our hope that anyone who wants to see this movie will get the opportunity to do so," Sony said.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 18, 2014 Updated: December 19, 2014
The "Hermit Kingdom" is not as hermetically sealed as you may think.
by Judd Legum Posted on December 17, 2014 Updated: December 18, 2014
The "terrorist threat" was not deemed credible but the broader impact is very real.
by Carimah Townes Posted on November 10, 2014
Modern-day slavery adds to the argument that Qatar should not host the 2022 World Cup.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 27, 2014 Updated: August 27, 2014
North Korea says Americans are "seized with such horror that they do not know when they are shot to death."
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 7, 2014
That's one way to attempt to defuse tensions in the region.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 1, 2014
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government on Tuesday announced a huge shift in how the country views the use of force.