North Korea is apparently preparing to launch what it calls a rocket to send a satellite into space, amid growing fears it will launch a missile instead. Here is a look at North Korea's missiles.
Kim Jong Il’s rise to power is documented in pictures, beginning with his birth in 1942 and ending with his reported stroke and apparent recovery last year.
Duch, prison chief and torturer of Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge regime, sits in the dock of a UN-backed genocide tribunal for the long-awaited first trial into the "Killing Fields." His few surviving victims have not forgotten the atrocities he carried out 30 years ago.
Excerpt from Laogai Research Foundation handbook detailing Yunnan prisons. Source: http://www.laogai.org/news/index.php
North Korea said on Friday, Jan. 30, that it is scrapping all agreements signed with South Korea. Following is a list of major deals and reconciliation steps between the two Koreas, which are still technically at war. Source: Reuters
North Korea said on Friday, Jan. 30, that it is scrapping all political and military deals it has struck with the South in anger at Seoul's policy of ending unconditional aid to its destitute neighbor. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of North Korea's situation.
Residents of the Dey Krahorm community, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, are evicted and witness the demolition of their dwellings.