North Korean Rocket-Launch is Condemned by the UN

The UN Security Council has expressed its contempt towards North Korea’s failed rocket launch saying it’s a violation of council resolutions. The Council also warned that it would taker further action in the event of a new missile launch or nuclear test. All 15 council members...

Kim Jong-Nam Under Chinese Protection

Kim Jong-Nam arrived in Beijing as Pyongyang prepares a state funeral for his father, the late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il. Seoul’s National Intelligence Service added that it was not clear if the son would attend Wednesday’s funeral in Pyongyang, Yonhap. Kim Jong-Nam, 40,...

The Era of Kim Jong Un Starts Now

Today North Korea proclaimed the beginning of the Kim Jong Un era after describing the son of the deceased leader Kim Jong-iI as the “successor” of the nations revolutionary tasks “and leader of its people.” North Korea’s official newspaper Rodong Sinmun pointed out that Kim Jong...