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  • N Korea: US should consider consequences of ship seizure
    Intellasia East Asia News North Korea’s UN ambassador says the Trump administration should consider the possible consequences its seizing of a North Korean cargo ship could have on relations between the two countries and immediately return the vessel. Kim Song said at a news conference Tuesday that the “heinous act” of seizing the ship was […]
  • Going South: N Korean defectors face hardships, prejudice and hope in new life
    Intellasia East Asia News Defectors from North Korea have much in common with migrants around the world: they leave their homeland, and often their families, in search of a better life. In the process, they travel great distances and encounter hardships, emotional turmoil and often prejudice in their new countries. The key difference is that […]
  • N Korea warns US over seized ship at rare UN news conference
    Intellasia East Asia News North Korea stepped up its campaign on Tuesday for the United States to return a seized cargo ship belonging to Pyongyang, warning Washington that it had violated its sovereignty in a move that could affect “future developments” between the countries.North Korea’s UN Ambassador Kim Song held a rare news conference at […]
  • US, N Korea military officers hold ‘friendly’ conversations daily, report says
    Intellasia East Asia News North Korea and US military officers have exchanged phone calls at the Korean demilitarised zone, and conversations included friendly chats about girlfriends and sports, according to the Wall Street Journal. The calls are taking place after the direct phone line between members of the United Nations Command and the North Koreans […]
  • N Korea urges UN chief to act against US ship seizure
    Intellasia East Asia News North Korea denounced the United States as “a gangster country” for seizing one of its cargo ships and urged UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to take “urgent measures” to contribute to stabilising the Korean peninsula. North Korea’s UN ambassador, Kim Song, said in a letter to Guterres obtained Monday by The Associated […]