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North Korea Is Closer to Building a Nuclear-Capable ICBM Than We Thought

Experts thought it would take the Hermit Kingdom until 2020 to develop the technology. A new report from the Pentagon shaves two years off that estimate.
Drew Schwartz
7.25.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dennis Rodman Gave Kim Jong-un Trump's Book and a Mermaid Puzzle

The NBA legend delivered 'Art of the Deal' to North Korea's sports minister, along with a copy of 'Where's Waldo?' and some artisan soap sets.
Drew Schwartz
River Donaghey
6.15.17
Photography

6 Trippy Photo Montages Turn Cities into Spirals

An artist travels the world to document his urban visits as spiritual harmony.
Diana Shi
4.23.17
News

What Would Happen in the Minutes and Hours After North Korea Nuked the United States?

Not that they would, but it's good to game these things out.
Mike Pearl
12.20.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The State Department announced it will release all of Clinton's emails, Australia will close its offshore Manus Island detention center, Lady Gaga will star in Bradley Cooper's 'A Star Is Born' remake, and more.
VICE Staff
8.17.16
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of North Korea?

Is Kim Jong-un a threat, or just a lunatic with a weird haircut?
Mike Pearl
7.22.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Five officers are dead following a sniper attack on a peaceful police protest in Dallas, the State Department has reopened the email probe on Hillary Clinton, and more.
VICE Staff
7.8.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, the Orlando nightclub shooter was on the FBI's radar, LA police have stopped a man headed to Pride with a car full of weapons, South Korea stops a North Korean cyber attack, and more.
Vice Beta
6.13.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

North Korea Thinks Trump Is a 'Wise Politician' and Hillary Is 'Dull'

A Tuesday op-ed from North Korea's state-run media outlet praised the "positive aspects" of Trump's "inflammatory policies."
Helen Donahue
5.31.16
Interviews

North Korea Makes Billions from Forced Laborers Working in the EU

For our documentary 'Cash For Kim,' we spoke to Dr. Remco Breuker, an expert on forced North Korean labor in the EU.
VICE Germany
5.23.16
Culture

What It's Like to Dance for Top North Korean Officials

We spoke to flamenco dancer Xavi Benaque García about what it's like to olé your way into North Korea.
Fernando Bernal
5.17.16
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North Korea Sentenced a US College Kid to 15 Years Hard Labor for Stealing a Propaganda Poster

If the Communist government's plan goes through, Otto Warmbier won't be back on US soil until he's at least 36.
Helen Donahue
3.16.16
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