Brazen North Korean Defector Was Shot 7 Times, But Will Likely Survive

Yesterday, we shared the story of one brazen North Korean soldier’s journey across the heavily fortified DMZ into South Korea - one of the most daring defections by a N.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 14th, 2017

Surgeons find never-before-seen parasite in body of defector who was shot 5 times while escaping North Korea

REUTERS/Lee Jin Woo The North Korean defector who was shot five times while running across the border to South Korea has been found riddled with parasites, one of which has never before.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2017

North Korean Defector Watches American Action Movies to Help with Recovery from Dramatic Escape

The soldier is going to survive his injuries, doctors said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 22nd, 2017

North Korea Violated Armistice When Soldiers Shot at Defector, U.S. Says

North Korea violated the armistice that ended the Korean War when its border guards, while pursuing a soldier who was defecting to the South last week, crossed the line separating the two Koreas and fired across the border, a U.S.-led investigation found......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 22nd, 2017

North Korean soldiers fired 40 shots and hit their comrade 5 times as he defected south

Reuters/Jo Yong-Hak North Korean soldiers shot 40 rounds at a comrade fleeing into South Korea, hitting him five times. T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 15th, 2017

North Korean Defector Becomes TV Star in the South

Daily life in North Korea at times resembles a scripted TV set, Thae said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 5th, 2017

North Korean Defector Killed Someone Before He Escaped, Report Says

The Ministry of Unification could not confirm the report or nature of the crime as the investigation into the defector is still ongoing......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek11 hr. 46 min. ago

North Korean defector reportedly confessed committing a crime "that led to a death"

REUTERS/KCNA The North Korean defector whose escape was caught on video has reportedly confessed to a crime "that .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider14 hr. 31 min. ago

North Korean Defector Numbers Fall to Lowest Level Since Kim Jong Un Took Power

South Korea has recorded a record-low level of North Korean refugees arriving in the country......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 5th, 2018

North Korean Defector With Gunshot Wounds Will Have $60,000 Medical Bill Paid for by South Korea

Under South Korean law, North Korean defectors can receive support from Seoul's government to resettle in the country......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 28th, 2017

Scientists Discovered North Korean Defector Carried Anthrax Antibodies

As we’ve reported here and here, there have been several high-profile defections this year involving Korean soldiers sprinting across the heavily fortified border between the two Koreas – a feat that had not be.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 27th, 2017

World War 3: North Korea has Anthrax

World War 3: North Korea has Anthrax South Korean media have claimed that a North Korean defector was found to have developed antibodies to anthrax be.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 27th, 2017

North Korea Expected to Test a Missile Loaded With a Live Nuclear Weapon in 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un could have a bomb almost 17 times more destructive than the one dropped on Hiroshima......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 22nd, 2017

World War 3: North Korea Situation Report

World War 3: North Korea Situation Report Shot Fired A North Korean soldier fled to South Korea through the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), the inter-Korean land border, Thursday, followed by gunfire from bot.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 21st, 2017

North Korean Defector Who Almost Died From Giant Parasites Receives Free Chocolate Pies for Life

North Korean defector was sent 100 choco pies and given free choco pies for life......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 16th, 2017

Watch: Video Shows Surgeon Pull 10-inch Parasite Out of North Korean Defector’s Body

The North Korean defector's life was saved by doctors after he fled across the DMZ last month......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 5th, 2017

North Korean Defector Craves South Korean Chocolate Snack, Wants to Study Law: Report

Choco Pie is a South Korean-made chocolate-covered, marshmallow-filled snack that became popular in North Korea once it started being handed out to workers in the Kaesong industrial complex......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 1st, 2017

North Korean Defector Was on the Verge of Death Aboard Helicopter, U.S. Medic Prayed for Him to Live

U.S. medics say the North Korean defector had only minutes to live during the helicopter ride to a hospital near Seoul......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 30th, 2017

Why North Korean Soldiers Risk Their Lives Fleeing Kim Jong Un"s Rule

The condition of a recent defector confirmed long-standing reports of malnutrition among the ranks of the 1.2 million-strong army......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 30th, 2017

North Korea Mystery: Japan Discovers Dead Body of Possible Defector

Beside the body was a pack of cigarettes with Korean writing on it......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 25th, 2017

North Korea Replaces Guards, Fortifies Site Where Defector Made His Daring Escape

Earlier this week, we noted the incredible video footage from the tense Korean Demilitarized Zone depicting one North Korean soldier’s desperate dash into the South as his former comrades unleashed a hail of bullets. United Nations Co.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 24th, 2017