North Korea-born artist and political defector Sun Mu was trained as a propaganda artist in his native North
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North Korea has allowed songs from the South to be played in public for the first time in years
The speed of the Olympics-driven rapprochement between divided North and South has been extraordinary
The ‘Defector TV’ formula takes a reality TV approach – putting asylum seekers on the air and exploring what their lives
China organizes forced repatriation and likely prospect of family’s imprisonment and possible execution in North Korea
Former President Park Geun-hye refused to be questioned in prison by prosecutors, Tuesday, over allegations she received
Violent protests in 1987 eventually paved the way for the transition from military rule
Patriot Park is the physical manifestation of aggressive patriotism added to a cult of personality centered on Vladimir Putin, both popular in Russia lately. It was opened by President Putin himself last year.
Some politicians now consider “text bombs” a legitimate way to express their political opinions
Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye denied all charges against her in court