While the problems are unlikely to pose a threat to Kim`s rule, North Korea will need to make significant domestic and foreign policy changes to head off steadily worsening living conditions, growing economic problems and a declining humanitarian situation in the next year or two, according to Chad O`Carroll, CEO of the Korea Risk Group, which monitors North Korea. … [Read more...] about Typhoons blow North Koreas economic plans further off course
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The North introduced a new "buffer zone, one or two kilometers up on the Chinese border," Abrams was quoted as saying by AFP during an online conference organized by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington on Thursday. … [Read more...] about North Korea issued shoot-to-kill orders to prevent coronavirus from entering the country: Report
During Tuesday’s meeting, Mr. Kim described the recovery efforts at Komdok a national priority to revive important arteries of the national economy, and ordered that the rebuilding of homes, roads and railways be completed by Oct. 10, when the ruling party celebrates the 75th anniversary of its founding. … [Read more...] about North Korea’s Kim urges quick recovery from typhoon damage
As a result, General Abrams did not expect to see any major provocations from Pyongyang in the near future, although he said it might show off a new weapons system at next month’s celebrations of the 75th anniversary of the founding of Kim Jong-un’s ruling party. … [Read more...] about N. Korea issues shoot-to-kill orders to prevent virus: U.S.
He adds that he initially thought declaring a formal end to the Korean War, which was halted only by a truce, was North Korea's idea, but found out belatedly that it was part of Moon's agenda. Bolton speculates that North Korea too believed the declaration was Moon's idea and it did not care too much about it. … [Read more...] about Bolton Claims U.S.-N.Korea Summit Was Seoul’s Idea