Menu
Account
More Women Face North Korean Prison Camp: Report
September 02, 2016
More Women Face North Korean Prison Camp: Report
North Korea expanded one of its notorious prison camps to make room for women, a US NGO reports.
More Women Face North Korean Prison Camp: Report
North Korea's Faceless Defectors
July 27, 2016
North Korea's Faceless Defectors
Many of those who escape from North Korea hide their identities to protect family back home.
North Korea's Faceless Defectors
The Human Tragedy of North Korea
February 25, 2016
The Human Tragedy of North Korea
A focus on nukes and rockets overlooks an ongoing human tragedy.
The Human Tragedy of North Korea
Is North Korea Really ‘Rattled’ By the U.N. Prison Camp Inquiry?
November 10, 2014
Is North Korea Really ‘Rattled’ By the U.N. Prison Camp Inquiry?
Some analysts believe the U.S. prisoner release shows Pyongyang is worried about an ICC hearing.
Is North Korea Really ‘Rattled’ By the U.N. Prison Camp Inquiry?
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
October 08, 2014
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
What has prompted Pyongyang to make this unprecedented acknowledgment?
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
North Korea Downsizes Political Prisoners
June 20, 2014
North Korea Downsizes Political Prisoners
A new report suggests that the number of political prisoners in North Korea has declined since 2009.
North Korea Downsizes Political Prisoners
UN Report Ups Pressure on North Korea…and China
February 19, 2014
UN Report Ups Pressure on North Korea…and China
Will a powerful report on human rights violations prompt the international community to act?
UN Report Ups Pressure on North Korea…and China
Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly newsletter
The Diplomat Brief