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Seoul confirms U.S. citizen arrested attempting defection to North Korea, By Dagyum Ji
58-year-old American crossed Civilian Control Line (CCL), hoped to “contribute” in DPRK, JCS says
North Korean machine guns were found on boat bound for Somalia in 2016: report, By Hamish Macdonald
No evidence DPRK was involved in small shipment of arms, says UN
North Korea continues to buy Chinese electronics in September, By Leo Byrne
Imports of items like solar panels dwindling, however.
North Korean interest in Chinese consumer electronics remained high in September, despite continuing downward pressure on the country’s earnings from foreign trade, recent trade figures show. Trade data released by China’s General Administration of Customs shows the DPRK’s inflowing trade revenues have plummeted in 2017.
North Korean troops fired an estimated 40 shots at defecting soldier: JCS, By Dagyum Ji
Defector attempted to flee in a Jeep before crossing MDL on foot, military says
Trump’s trip to Asia: victories and setbacks, both real and imagined, on North Korea, By Jonathan R. Corrado
On balance, the President’s first tour was productive – bar a few hiccups
Ask President Trump to assess his performance on his landmark trip to Asia this month, and he’ll tell you that it has been “great,” “epic,” and “in the history of people coming to China, there’s been nothing like that” – a little of the President’s trademark hyperbole.
How Kim Il Sung tried to save North Korea’s troubled planned economy, By Peter Ward
In the years before the economic crisis, Pyongyang explored ways to mitigate rampant inefficiencies