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On the eve of July 4th, North Korea set off the mother of all fireworks shows by test-firing a missile that flew for at least...
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The criminal regime in North Korea has claimed countless hundreds of thousands, even millions, of victims over the years among its own people who have...
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Hope always springs eternal that newly appointed dictators will be kinder and gentler than their predecessors. But whether it’s Bashar Assad in Syria or Kim...
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Kim Jong-un has been up to his old tricks. On January 6, he conducted a nuclear test of what was billed as (but probably wasn't)...

For some reason naïve Westerners expect that every new dictator who takes over just about anywhere in the world will be a closest liberal and...

One of the memes that has popped up in the last day in the wake of Sony Pictures backing down to North Korean cyber terrorism...

The Sony hacking story has largely been treated as a juicy showbiz gossip scandal. We’re probably going to regret that. If North Korea is behind the...

The news that North Korea’s young dictator Kim Jong-un has executed his uncle and mentor Jang Song-thaek has provoked jokes about family spats run amok...

It seems like only yesterday that gullible commentators were welcoming the ascension of Stalinist prince Kim Jong-un in North Korea and claiming he would inaugurate...

At first glance, the news coming out of North Korea would seem to have nothing to do with President Obama’s dispiriting retreat on Syria. Young...

The latest crisis emanating from Pyongyang is almost enough to make you nostalgic for Kim Jong-il who died at the end of 2011. Sure, he...

On Monday, North Korean authorities announced that their military would require more preparation time in order to send a long-range rocket, due to technical difficulties....