Human Rights Watch calls for immediate action to stop what it says is widespread sexual abuse in North Korea following its 86 page report released Thursday.
Kim Jong Un articles on Democracy Chronicles
Kim Jong Un is the dictator of North Korea, the most repressive government on earth guilty of some of the worst human rights abuses since World War II. He is also in possession of nuclear weapons. Also see our articles on and North Korea and Dictatorships.
North Korea’s hacking operations to gather intelligence and raise funds for the sanction-strapped government in Pyongyang may be gathering steam.
The first thing travelers to North Korea notice are statues of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il. They remind the public of central role of the Kim dynasty.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will in the upcoming summit take a “bold step” to end the war between the two side.
Two outspoken North Koreans defectors spoke at the National Endowment for Democracy’s 2018 Democracy Award after being honored
The agreement with Iran has come up short in effectiveness. Neither the US nor its allies are more safe as a result of the deal; in fact, one could make the argument that its ratification exacerbated US-Iranian relations.
North Korea has expressed its desire for “complete denuclearization” of the Korean Peninsula
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s increasingly influential sister has become one of his closest confidantes
Kim Jong-un’s actions may seem irrational on the surface, but his policies are working.
Delicate nuclear diplomacy with North must continue during and after South’s Presidency scandal