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Kim Yo-Jong, Sister Of North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un Makes First Official Appearance On Election Day

Election Day was a family affair for North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. Along with his escort of party and military officials, Kim Jong-un brought along his younger sister Kim Yo-jong to the polling station for the socialist nation’s quinquennial elections. …

Kim Jong-un Elected By 100 Percent Vote

Not one North Korean voted against the well-known “tyrant” Kim Jong-un on the ballots in his district, and he was elected to the highest legislative body in North Korea. Of course, he ran uncontested during the first elections to the …

Kim Jong Un Wins Every Single Vote In First Election

Was there anyone, absolutely anyone in North Korea who had any serious aspirations of challenging Kim Jong-un? For those watching the outcome of the North Korean elections, the answer is rather obvious. This is a man who not only executed …

North Korea Looks Like a Dark, Desolate Hellhole from Space

It’s not as if it’s all that surprising, but North Korea, when viewed at night from the International Space Station, looks devoid of life. I mean, wow. Here’s what NASA had to say about a recent image snapped as the …

North Korea Could Face Punishment After Inquiry

North Korea has had some light shed on the country’s methods of operation and extreme human rights violations with the release of the report from the United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights on Monday. Horrific testimony from those …

Dennis Rodman Reportedly Seen Drinking After Rehab Stay
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Dennis Rodman made headlines in January after he checked himself into a rehab facility for alcohol abuse following a media frenzy that involved his friendship with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un; now, witnesses say, he’s drinking again, and he’s …

North Korea Warning Renewed (Again)
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The North Korean government has renewed its call for upcoming U.S.-South Korean war games to be called off. The exercises, known as “Foal Eagle” and “Key Resolve” are planned to run from February to April and will include land, sea, …

North Korea Threatens U.S., South Korea

North Korea likes to threaten the United States and South Korea; this is common knowledge. It’s their baseball. Yet, every threat from the extremely isolated nations sets off alarms, which is the case currently. As annual “Foal Eagle” join exercises …

Kim Jong-un Executed His Uncle’s Entire Family

For those who ever harbored doubts (compliments of Dennis Rodman) about the cold and calculating leader of N. Korea can rest assured, he is a cold and calculating man. Aljazeera news reported today, that North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has …

Dennis Rodman Checks Into Rehab After N. Korea Backlash

Dennis Rodman checked into a rehabilitation facility on Wednesday after his agent says his drinking escalated to a new level. The former basketball star has been in headlines recently concerning his friendship with Kim Jung Un and recent trips to …

Kenneth Bae Admits Guilt, Asks U.S. To Cooperate

Kenneth Bae, the American missionary who has been imprisoned in North Korea for “crimes against the state”, attended a press conference on Monday and asked the U.S. government to work with North Korea to aid in his release. “I believe …

Dennis Rodman Enters Rehab for Alcohol

After the bizarre drunken display that ex-basketball star Dennis Rodman put on during an interview with CNN, he decided to head to rehab for alcohol abuse. TMZ was the first to report the story. Rodman’s agent, Darren Prince, said this …

North Korea Issues Threat over US-South Korea Drills
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North Korea is baring its teeth over upcoming U.S.-South Korea joint military exercises. On Wednesday, North Korea insisted that the two nations cancel their annual joint military drills, scheduled to begin in late February and continue into April, claiming that …

Dennis Rodman Has Angry Interview With CNN’s Chris Cuomo
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Former NBA player Dennis Rodman strongly rebuffed claims that his trip, to North Korea Tuesday was political, amidst an emotional torrent. Rodman, along with 10 other former NBA players, were in North Korea to play in an exhibition basketball game …

N. Korea Rap Video Becomes First Ever To Be Released

On Tuesday, the very first rap music video to ever be recorded in North Korea was revealed in an exclusive report by The Guardian. Washington D.C.-based rappers, (Anthony Bobb) Pacman, 19, and (Dontray Ennis) Peso, 20, uploaded to YouTube a video …

Dennis Rodman Goes Off In Interview About North Korea
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Dennis Rodman made it clear last year that he and North Korean leader Kim Jung Un are really tight when he tweeted that he was going to ask for a “solid” in order to get an imprisoned man released. Now, …

Kim Jong Un Gives New Year’s Day Speech

North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday praised the recent purge of “counterrevolutionary” elements from the government, in reference to last month’s execution of his uncle Jang Song Thaek for treason. Kim said the party had been united a …

Dennis Rodman Back In North Korea

You have to wonder, what on earth does Dennis Rodman see in North Korea, a cruel communist country. He can’t be going just to appease their love of basketball. What is he doing there? After all and in typical backward …

Dennis Rodman Holding Tryouts in North Korea
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Whether it’s his green hair, his many piercings or the famous women he’s dated, ex-basketball player Dennis Rodman has been a media fixture for quite some time. And in the past year, he’s buddied up with North Korean leader Kim …

Here Are Some Stunning Photos of North Korea from TIME’s Instagram Photog of the Year Here Are Some Stunning Photos of North Korea from TIME’s Instagram Photog of the Year

TIME magazine recently named David Guttenfelder, the AP’s chief Asia photographer, “Instagram Photographer of the Year” – an award that would have confused most people a few year ago. Sure, it’s a new medium – but why not give credit …

John Kerry: North Korea’s Leader Is Reckless And Ruthless
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U.S. Secretary of  State John Kerry has described North Korean dictator, Kim Jong Un, 30, as reckless and insecure following the arrest and execution of the North Korean leader’s powerful uncle, Jang Song Thaek. Kerry said Kim’s actions were “ominous” …