U.S. urges China to show leadership in sanctioning North Korea

Jan 20, 2016

U.S. urges China to show leadership in sanctioning North Korea

Calling North Korea the greatest source of instability in Asia, a top U.S. diplomat urged China on Wednesday to “show leadership” in international efforts to sanction Pyongyang following its fourth nuclear test. U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Tony Blinken, who was in Seoul on ...

North Korea says it's brewing 'hangover-free' alcohol

Jan 20, 2016

North Korea says it's brewing 'hangover-free' alcohol

North Korea has created a hangover-free liquor that is between 30 and 40 percent alcohol but leaves you clear-headed in the morning, according to state media. A recent edition of the Pyongyang Times said the drink, Koryo Liquor, used a cunning combination of six-year-old, ...

Jan 18, 2016

North Korea sends 1 million propaganda leaflets to South

South Korea says North Korea has launched an estimated 1 million propaganda leaflets by balloon into the South amid increased tensions between the rivals following the North’s recent nuclear test. South Korea resumed blasting anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts from border loudspeakers in retaliation for the ...

Mysterious North Korean museum opens in Cambodia

Jan 18, 2016

Mysterious North Korean museum opens in Cambodia

North Korea’s much-delayed museum in Cambodia, one of the reclusive state’s allies in Asia, is now open to the public, but questions as to its true purpose remain. The Angkor Panorama Museum, built and paid for by North Korea’s state-owned Mansudae Overseas Project in ...