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North Korea deports American even as it boasts of new weapon

North Korea on Friday said it will deport an American citizen it detained for illegal entrance, an apparent concession to the United States that came even as it announced the test of a newly developed but unspecified “ultramodern” weapon that will be seen as a pressuring tactic by Washington.
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Koreas complete the disarming of 22 guard posts

The North and South Korean militaries completed withdrawing troops and firearms from 22 front-line guard posts on Saturday as they continue to implement a wide-ranging agreement reached in September to reduce tensions across the world’s most fortified border, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said.

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North Korea experiencing severe Internet outages

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea experienced sweeping and progressively worse Internet outages extending into Monday, with one computer expert saying the country’s online access is “totally down.” The White House and the State Department declined to say whether the U.S. government was responsible.

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Kim Jong Il Dead

Aug. 24, 2011: Kim listens to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, right, during a summit meeting at a military garrison in eastern Siberia. PYONGYANG, North Korea – Even as the world changed around him, North Korean leader Kim Jong Il remained firmly in control, ruling absolutely...

American Journalists pardoned and freed!

Good afternoon, Netizens...BREAKING NEWSAccording to the Associated Press, thanks to Bill Clinton's visit to North Korea, Euna Lee and Laura Ling, the 2 American journalists being held prisoner in North Korea have been pardoned and ordered released. Dave

North Korean plans for the future…

Good morning, Netizens... In this undated photo released by Korean Central News Agency via Korea News Service in Tokyo Sunday, June 14, 2009, North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, center, inspects the command of the 7th Infantry Division of the Korean People's Army at an...

How about a good game of Chicken?

Good evening, Netizens... From the AP Wire Here is an AP picture of the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain as it approaches Busan in South Korea. WASHINGTON: Senator John McCain, who appeared today on CBS' “Face the Nation” stated the U.S. should board a...

King-Gold Plutonium…

Good morning, Netizens... North Korea's government believes it is on a roll. Earlier yesterday it promised it would be enriching uranium in order to make more atomic bombs and that it would declare war on any nation that dares to stop its ships on the...

North Korea poised for war?

Good morning, Netizens... The North Koreans have successfully launched a new type of missile overnight according to the Associated Press. The North fired the missile from its Musudan-ni launch site on the east coast, a South Korean government official said. He spoke on condition of...

North Korea adds to its threats…

Good morning, Netizens... North Korea has created world enmity and discontent with its actions the last few days, from launching 5 test missiles and ostensibly exploding an underground nuclear device. As if to add insult to injury, this morning North Korea threatened to launch military...