"the population north of the imposed 38th Parallel lost nearly a third its population during the 37-month long “hot” war, 1950-1953, an unprecedented percentage of mortality suffered by one nation due to the belligerence of another.” (War Veteran Brian Willson)
North Korea's "health system is the envy of the developing world" according to the World Health Organization: WHO director-general Margaret Chan said the country had "no lack of doctors and nurses"
In May 2017, the DPRK accused the CIA (headed by Mike Pompeo) and the ROK's spy agency, of "a failed plot to assassinate Kim Jong-un. Neither the CIA nor the White House responded to these accusations. While press reports acknowledged the CIA's "long history" of political assassinations, the DPRK's accusations were casually dismissed.
Trump said the war games were expensive and “very provocative”, and yet stopping them has been called a "major concession", something the US has previously rejected as non-negotiable...
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US Deployed Nuke-Capable Bombers to Guam During Korea Talks By Jason Ditz, January 12, 2018
Staff and Global Partner of United Church Join Peacemakers to Encourage Peaceful Dialogue on Korean Peninsula By Women Cross DMZ, January 12, 2018
North Korea and a “Rules-Based Order” for the Indo-Pacific, East Asia, and the World By Gavan McCormack, January 09, 2018
Trump’s Nuclear Threat against North Korea Warrants Removal from Office By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, January 09, 2018
Inter-Korean Talks By Stephen Lendman, January 09, 2018
North Korea: Deafening Silence Around the Moon-Putin Plan. One Possible Path To Peace By Joseph Essertier, January 09, 2018
North Korea and South Korea Are Threatening to Seek Peace By William Boardman, January 08, 2018
The UN Security Council’s Brutal Sanctions Regime against North Korea: Hands Off North Korea By Mobilization Against War & Occupation, January 07, 2018
How Canada Can Lead North Korean Peace Talks at Vancouver Summit By Christopher Black and Prof. Graeme MacQueen, January 06, 2018
The Prospect of Nuclear War with North Korea. It’s Not Just Trump By Tim Shorrock and Daniel Denvir, January 05, 2018
Parallel Worlds: Trump, Nuclear Buttons and Korean Diplomacy By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, January 05, 2018
North and South Korea to Hold Talks By Stephen Lendman, January 05, 2018
Analysis of Kim Jong-un’s New Year Address, Nuclear Doctrine, The Prospect for Peace in Korea? By Hyun Lee, January 05, 2018
Trump Threatens North Korea with Nuclear War. My Nuclear Button is Bigger and it Works By Peter Symonds, January 04, 2018
Trump Nuking North Korea Would “Make America Great Again”? Trump is a Modern-day Machiavelli Who doesn’t Care about Morals and Ethics By Andrew Korybko, January 04, 2018
US-based Human Rights Foundation’s Ultimate Aim: To Use ‘Soft Power’ to Bring Down the North Korean Regime By Civilisation 3000, January 03, 2018
North and South Korea Propose to Hold Talks. DPRK To Participate in Olympic Games? By Peter Symonds, January 03, 2018
As North and South Korea Reciprocate Offers of Talks, Trump Responds: “I Too Have a Nuclear Button” By Telesur, January 03, 2018
Will a War with North Korea be Our Political Leaders’ Greatest Regret? “Could Escalate into a World War, One Million Deaths in the First Day” By Lisa Fuller, December 28, 2017
Timeline of Trump’s Path to Nuclear War By Walt Gelles, December 26, 2017
North Korea – UN Security Council’s “Killer Resolution”,15 to 0: Choking a Country into Submission By Peter Koenig, December 25, 2017
China’s Flawed Reasoning Behind New North Korea Sanctions By Stephen Lendman, December 24, 2017
New Sanctions Imposed on North Korea. Both Beijing and Moscow Cave In to U.S. Demands By Stephen Lendman, December 23, 2017
Understanding North Korea By Dr. Robert Rennebohm, December 23, 2017
North Korea Is Not a Threat to Humanity. The US and Its Allies Are Infinitely More Dangerous. By Mark Taliano, December 22, 2017
Mattis: North Korean Missiles Not a ‘Capable Threat’ Against US By Jason Ditz, December 22, 2017
Pyongyang Rejects Biological Weapons Rumors, Accuses US of Fabricating Pretext for Attack By RT News, December 21, 2017
Will Washington Attack North Korea? By Stephen Lendman, December 21, 2017
Who to Believe on Washington’s Korea Policy, Tillerson or Trump? By Rep. Ron Paul, December 21, 2017
Washington Threatens to Ignite the Korean Peninsula Tinderbox By Stephen Lendman, December 20, 2017
Preconditions to Conditions: Rex Tillerson on Negotiating with North Korea By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, December 18, 2017
Military Madness: America’s Permanent War Agenda Threatens World Peace, Stability and Security By Stephen Lendman, December 16, 2017
Can Diplomacy Work with North Korea? By Georgy Toloraya, December 16, 2017
Growing Signs that U.S. Is Preparing to Wage War on North Korea. Trump Administration Scotches Suggestion of Talks with Pyongyang By Peter Symonds, December 15, 2017
US Ready for Talks with North Korea? Without Preconditions says Tillerson By Stephen Lendman, December 14, 2017
Peace Action Applauds Proposal for North Korea Talks without Preconditions By Jon Rainwater, December 14, 2017
Human Rights’ Day Double Standards: Shameful U.N. Security Council North Korea Bashing Session By Stephen Lendman, December 12, 2017
UN Envoy Warns North Korea “Miscalculation” Could Trigger War By Stephen Lendman, December 11, 2017
Trump, The “Warrior Leader” and the Grave Danger of Nuclear War By Stephen Lendman, December 11, 2017
Is the United States on the Brink of Nuclear War? By Andre Damon, December 11, 2017
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Further Signs of Looming US War with North Korea By Peter Symonds, December 09, 2017
Korea: End the 67-Year War By Robert Alvarez, December 05, 2017
Dangerous Crossroads: In Response to US Nuclear Blackmail, North Korea is ‘Begging for Peace’: Expert By Edu Montesanti, December 05, 2017
Is North Korea Trump’s Next Target? China and Russia Urge World Community to Unite against US Led War on North Korea By Stephen Lendman, December 04, 2017
Will Trump Launch a Nuclear Holocaust? US Hysteria Blooms in Wake of North Korean Missile Splashdown By William Boardman, December 03, 2017
The US-North Korean Crisis and Japan’s Responsibility By Prof. Wada Haruki, December 03, 2017
Trump Administration Escalates Threat to “Utterly Destroy” North Korea By Joseph Kishore, December 01, 2017
North Korea Open to Talks if Recognized as Nuclear Power – Russian Delegation to Pyongyang By RT News, December 01, 2017
US Should Come Clean if It’s Looking for Pretext to Destroy North Korea – Russian FM Lavrov By RT News, November 30, 2017
Nuclear Weapons and ICBM Capabilities: Ninth U.N. Security Council Meeting This Year on North Korea By Stephen Lendman, November 30, 2017
North Korean ICBM Able to Strike America? How to Avoid a Catastrophic Nuclear War By Stephen Lendman, November 29, 2017
Former Joint Chiefs Chairman: Likelihood of Nuclear War Is Rising By Dave Lawler and Mike Mullen, November 29, 2017
Tensions Rise Again as North Korea Tests Missile By Peter Symonds, November 29, 2017
Is North Korea Really a ‘State Sponsor of Terrorism’? By Rep. Ron Paul, November 28, 2017
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The Rhetorical Trap: North Korea as “State Sponsor of Terrorism” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 27, 2017
US-DPRK: The Second Phase of the Nuclear Crisis, or “Who Started What” By Dr. Konstantin Asmolov, November 26, 2017
The Duty to Disobey a Nuclear Launch Order By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, November 26, 2017
US-DPRK: How the US “Observed” the 1994 “Agreed Framework” By Dr. Konstantin Asmolov, November 25, 2017
US and South Korea Announce Plans for Massive Air Force Exercise Aimed at North Korea By Common Dreams, November 25, 2017
Is Trump Rehearsing for War on North Korea? Given His “Rage for War”, Even the Unthinkable is Possible By Stephen Lendman, November 24, 2017
US Sanctions Against North Korea Target China By Peter Symonds, November 23, 2017
Donald Trump, Congress, and War With North Korea By Michael Eisenscher, November 21, 2017
Trump Designates North Korea as State Sponsor of Terrorism By Peter Symonds, November 21, 2017
No One Man Should be Able to Trigger Nuclear War By Eric Margolis, November 19, 2017
Israel’s Ploy: Selling a Syrian Nuke Strike By Gareth Porter, November 19, 2017
North Korea and Its Missile Program – All What You Need to Know By South Front, November 19, 2017
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Trump Begging for Nuclear War on North Korea? The Ravings of a Madman Politician By Stephen Lendman, November 13, 2017
Retrospect on the Moon-Trump Summit, South Korean Anti-Trump Protests By Zoom in Korea, November 12, 2017
The Korean People: We Are Desperately Afraid By Hye min Kim, November 11, 2017
South Korea’s Sunshine Policy: 80 Percent of South Koreans Support Peace and North-South Engagement By Tim Shorrock and Seth Ackerman, November 10, 2017
Trump Threatens China over North Korea and Trade, Bellicose Speech in Beijing By James Cogan, November 10, 2017
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South Korea Should “Brexit” the United States By Jacob G. Hornberger, November 10, 2017
The US Military Bases Abroad Are Disrupting the World Order By Sami Karimi, November 10, 2017
In Seoul, Trump Delivers War Ultimatum to North Korea. Complete, Unconditional Surrender to US Dictates, or Total War By James Cogan, November 09, 2017
Video: Trump Addresses South Korean National Assembly. Is North Korea Next on his Target List, Iran to Follow? By Stephen Lendman, November 08, 2017
South Koreans Greet ‘Warmongering Trump’ with Clear Message: ‘Shut Up, Get Out’ By Jake Johnson, November 08, 2017
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Invented “Enemies of America”: The Myth of a North Korean Threat By Stephen Lendman, November 07, 2017
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