Exclusive: Investigating how North Korean fishermen plunder foreign waters
In this exclusive 35-minute documentary, we expose a massive and unknown fish smuggling and supply network in the Pacific Ocean. Every year, an armada of North Korean ghost ships invade the waters of the Russian Far East and Japan. From Vladivostok to North Korea, via China, our reporter Elena Volochine investigated the illegal fishing networks of the world's most secretive country, North Korea.
North Korea's Kim Jong Un appears in video after 21-day absence
North Korean state media has released footage of the secretive Supreme Leader. Media speculation about his health grew when he failed to show up to his late grandfather's birthday celebrations.
Lost lessons: N. Koreans get 're-education' in the South
North Koreans who escape from their impoverished country often struggle in the South from a lack of basic knowledge. Wooridul School in Seoul is a special-purpose academy which offers defectors free education.
Vietnam suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder trial freed from prison
A woman charged with the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has been released from prison. She had been in custody for two years before charges against her were dropped.
North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in China on 4-day trip
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping for the fourth time in less than a year. The visit to Beijing comes as denuclearization talks with the US have stalled.
North Korea's Kim Jong Un wants more summits with South
In a rare letter to Seoul, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has said he wants more meetings next year with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. The aim is "to solve the issue of denuclearizing the peninsula."
U.S.'s Pompeo meets Japanese FM after N. Korea talks
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday (July 8) met with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono in Tokyo, one day after his latest talks in Pyongyang with North Korean officials.
Handshake for the ages: What to make of the historic Trump-Kim summit?
The first-ever meeting between a sitting US president and a North Korean leader marked a de facto recognition of the North Korean regime.