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News North Korea Sports: Kim calls for measures to protect North Korea's security

Published on: Monday 30 December 2019
Kim calls for measures to protect North Korea's security
News source: https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2019/dec/30/kim-calls-measures-protect-north-koreas-security/?news

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called for his military and diplomats to prepare unspecified "offensive measures" to protect the country's security and sovereignty, the North's state media said Monday, before his end-of-year deadline for the Trump administration to make major concessions to salvage a fragile nuclear diplomacy.

News North Korea Sports: North Korea touting 'new strategic weapon'

Published on: Thursday 02 January 2020
North Korea touting 'new strategic weapon'
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/live/video/20200103091305-north-korean-leader-kim-jong-un-touting-a-new-strategic-weapon-while-declaring-his-country-is-no-longer-bound-to-nuclear-weapons-testin/

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News North Korea Sports: South Korea beats Sri Lanka 8-0 in World Cup qualifier

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
South Korea beats Sri Lanka 8-0 in World Cup qualifier
News source: https://www.stltoday.com/sports/south-korea-beats-sri-lanka---in-world-cup/article_ef3c1a7f-a5cc-5479-a9a4-3ca54cb52cd8.html

It was South Korea's second straight win in qualifying, putting it top of Group H, ahead of North Korea on goal difference. In Tehran, thousands of Iranian women watched the national team beat ...

News North Korea Sports: Seoul unsure if North Korea will air World Cup qualifier

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Seoul unsure if North Korea will air World Cup qualifier
News source: https://www.foxsports.com/other/story/seoul-unsure-if-north-korea-will-air-world-cup-qualifier-101019

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Thursday it’s unclear if North Korea will allow a live broadcast when it hosts the South’s national soccer team for a World Cup qualifier in Pyongyang next ...

News North Korea Sports: Sports Diplomacy: The Case of the Two Koreas

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Sports Diplomacy: The Case of the Two Koreas
News source: https://thediplomat.com/2019/10/sports-diplomacy-the-case-of-the-two-koreas/

Inviting South Korea to play football at Kim Il Sung Stadium serves as an extension of peace — even if temporarily — within North Korean borders. Using sport as a means to diplomatic ends is not a new ...

News North Korea Sports: North Korea win Intercontinental Cup football title

Published on: Friday 19 July 2019
North Korea win Intercontinental Cup football title
News source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/top-stories/north-korea-win-intercontinental-cup-football-title/articleshow/70298474.cms

Football News: North Korea triumphed in the second edition of Intercontinental Cup football tournament beating Tajikistan by a solitary goal in the final here on Fri

News North Korea Sports: Can birds help connect North Korea to the world?

Published on: Friday 19 July 2019
Can birds help connect North Korea to the world?
News source: https://www.latimes.com/world/la-fg-north-korea-birds-conservation-10102020-story.html

The trips by researchers are part of a broader attempt by the international community to nudge North Korea out of its rogue ways by engaging it on matters other than nuclear weapons and human rights — ...

News North Korea Sports: South Korea faces potential WCup qualifier in North Korea

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
South Korea faces potential WCup qualifier in North Korea
News source: https://www.foxsports.com/other/story/south-korea-faces-potential-wcup-qualifier-in-north-korea-071819

With the Koreas, there’s never a separation between sports and politics. The North has previously refused to allow South Korean players to enter the country for World Cup qualifiers, forcing FIFA to ...

News North Korea Sports: China's Xi backs North Korea in op-ed for Pyongyang paper

Published on: Tuesday 18 June 2019
China's Xi backs North Korea in op-ed for Pyongyang paper
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/06/china-xi-backs-north-korea-op-ed-pyongyang-paper-190619024730572.html

Xi said North Korea and China would expand and develop relations between the two countries in areas such as education, culture, sports, tourism and youth. "We will actively contribute to peace, ...

News North Korea Sports: North Korea university to teach artificial intelligence, state media says

Published on: Sunday 23 June 2019
North Korea university to teach artificial intelligence, state media says
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2019/06/23/North-Korea-university-to-teach-artificial-intelligence-state-media-says/4261561308306/

RELATED Xi encouraged Kim Jong Un to resume talks with U.S., report says North Korea has highlighted the role of technology in economic advancement despite international sanctions. The state is also ...

News North Korea Sports: Map of North Korea reveals scale of public executions

Published on: Sunday 23 June 2019
Map of North Korea reveals scale of public executions
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7174749/Kims-killing-fields-Terrifying-map-reveals-scale-public-executions-North-Korea.html

A stark map has revealed the 318 places in North Korea where people have been publicly executed ... market places, hills and mountains, sports and school grounds. Of the 715 mentions of charges ...

News North Korea Sports: Trump attends a sumo match as Japan leaves worries about tariffs and North Korea behind

Published on: Sunday 26 May 2019
News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/trump-attends-a-sumo-match-as-japan-leaves-worries-about-tariffs-and-north-korea-behind/ar-AABWBAt

came Sunday to pay tribute to the traditional Japanese sport of sumo and to award a special President’s Cup to the tournament champion. Concerns over Trump’s threatened tariffs and his inflammatory ...

News North Korea Sports: Trump presses Japan over trade gap, expects 'good things' from North Korea

Published on: Monday 27 May 2019
News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-usa/trump-presses-japan-over-trade-gap-expects-good-things-from-north-korea-idUSKCN1SX01E

On Sunday, Trump spent what he said was “an incredible evening” watching the Japanese national sport of sumo - where nearly naked ... Trump and Abe also have disagreements over North Korea. Trump ...

News North Korea Sports: North Korea Launches First 'Whisky'

Published on: Monday 27 May 2019
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/felipeschrieberg/2019/05/28/north-korea-launches-first-whisky/

Though plenty of everyday products are hard to find for ordinary citizens in North Korea, including Western magazines, Apple products, sports cars, and female sanitary pads, alcohol is a bit easier to ...

News North Korea Sports: Trump downplays North Korea’s missile tests as he visits Japan

Published on: Monday 27 May 2019
News source: https://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-japan-trump-sumo-emperor-naruhito-20190526-story.html

North Korea has resumed testing shorter-range missiles that Pentagon ... paying tribute to the traditional Japanese sport of sumo. It was a rare bit of cultural diplomacy for Trump but perhaps a ...