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Hanging out at the Koreas' demilitarised zone
The DMZ, infamously seeded with countless land mines, is the most heavily armed strip of land on Earth.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2014 12:57 GMT
Korea talks threatened by balloon launches
Planned high-level talks between North and South Korea look shaky after North refuses to confirm its participation.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2014 09:36 GMT
Korea leaflet launch grounded by egg-throwers
South Koreans living near border say protest balloons sent into North by activists put them at risk of retaliation.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2014 15:43 GMT
North Korea frees detained American man
Jeffrey Fowle, one of three US nationals arrested by communist state, flown home to Ohio by military jet after release.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2014 04:02 GMT
North Korea's defiance shown through grandeur
Despite several sanctions targeting banking, travel and trade, Pyongyang has found ways to evade them.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2014 11:33 GMT
A glimpse inside a North Korean school
Al Jazeera visits a North Korean school where children are taught about the ideology of the workers' party.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 10:03 GMT
Korean generals hold military talks
North and South Korea representatives hold military talks for the first time in more than three years at border village.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 13:26 GMT
North Korea leader returns - with a limp
State media shows Kim Jong-un, using a cane, visiting residential area and science institution after six-week absence.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2014 15:40 GMT
The two Koreas: From words to war?
Protest leaflets and machinegun bursts sour relations between North and South Korea
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 21:37 GMT
North Korea Kim's no-show fuels speculation
After more than a month out of public eye, Kim Jong-un misses major event, but not first time he's been absent.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 06:31 GMT
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