kim jong-un

NORTH KOREA

North Korea Is Building Its Own Bitcoin

The currency will be “more like bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies,” said the official in charge of North Korea’s cryptocurrency conferences.
David Gilbert
2 days ago
NORTH KOREA

North Korea Said It Wants to Restart Nuclear Talks. Then It Tested Two More Missiles.

North Korea's short-range arsenal doesn't cross Washington's red line, but the missiles could hit U.S. allies Japan and South Korea.
David Gilbert
9.10.19
NORTH KOREA

Kim Jong Un Released Pictures of the “Super Powerful” Missiles He Fired as a “Solemn Warning”

South Korea officials believe they were similar to Russia’s Iskander missiles, which fly close to the ground before dropping at a 90-degree angle on their targets to avoid being intercepted.
David Gilbert
7.26.19
NORTH KOREA

North Korea Just Released the Australian Student Who Went Missing Last Week

"I'm OK, I'm OK, yeah. I'm good. I'm very good ... I'm great."
David Gilbert
7.4.19
NORTH KOREA

Kim Jong Un’s Half-Brother Was Reportedly a CIA Informant

Kim Jong Nam was assassinated on his way back from meeting with a CIA agent.
David Gilbert
6.11.19
AOC

Baseball Teams, Beware: Coming for AOC Could Lose You Beer Sponsorships

It turns out if you lump Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in with Kim Jong Un, there are consequences.
Rex Santus
5.31.19
NORTH KOREA

Kim Jong Un Reportedly Executed His U.S. Envoy After Failed Trump Summit

The dictator reportedly had five foreign ministry officials executed and a top aide banished to a forced labor camp.
David Gilbert
5.31.19
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortwz

A Minor-League Baseball Team Is Sorry About That Video With AOC and Kim Jong Un

She was featured in a Memorial Day tribute video that played a speech by Ronald Reagan over a montage of images.
Rex Santus
5.28.19
John Bolton

North Korea Calls John Bolton a “Defective Human Product”

Meanwhile, President Trump praised Kim Jong Un, and echoed the dictator's insults of Joe Biden—again.
David Gilbert
5.27.19
basketball diplomacy

Kim Jong Un Wants to Hang with "Famous Basketball Players" in Exchange for Nuke Deal

North Korean officials insisted Kim's request "be included in the joint statement on denuclearization.”
Tim Marcin
5.10.19
NORTH KOREA

North Korea really doesn’t like Mike Pompeo

"Whenever he sticks his nose in, talks go wrong.”
David Gilbert
4.18.19
NORTH KOREA

Kim Jong Un and Putin are about to take their relationship to the next level

The two world leaders could have their first meeting as early as next week.
David Gilbert
4.17.19
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