Pyongyang portion of Asian Cup qualifier was postponed repeatedly after Kim Jong Nam’s assassination in Malaysia.
The four are believed to have directed the murder plot, and are still at large, police say.
They evade tightened border controls by using an unguarded route to cross the Tumen river, sources say.
It remains unclear whether marble and granite are included on a list of banned exports under current United Nations sanctions.
After viewing nerve agent-tainted shirts worn by suspects, defense claims victim’s blazer is missing.
Use of illegally seized assets by North Korea likely to anger South Korea, while sanctions could make it hard for the North to export the textiles.
Chemist’s testimony offers strongest evidence linking defendants to the airport killing.
They go home with bright smiles and colorful clothes as UN sanctions force cancellation of their visas to work.
Witness also says he could not identify Kim’s body through a DNA sample from next-of-kin.
Judge denies defense’s request to include names of four North Korean suspects in court record.
Kim's grandmother Kim Jong Sook is being celebrated this week for her 'achievements' at the country's founding.
Gas stations close for a few days across a province bordering China, causing confusion and boosting prices.
Buildings damaged by the test may soon collapse, residents in a county bordering China fear.
US President Trump condemns the North as a "rogue nation" endangers the US and embarrasses China.
Private trade and smuggling continue, though, with some traders using boats to move their goods.
The North has ignored sanctions, warnings and appeals to come to the negotiating table.
The workers report losing a fifth of their monthly wages with the new currency.
The isolated country routinely employs the tactic whenever sanctions are imposed.
Working in collusion with police, they demand money for permission to load trucks and transport goods.
The order to 'stand by' is delivered to factories and firms in one province by military helicopters, sources say.
They are fishing for squid to sell abroad and in domestic markets for Chinese renminbi and US dollars.
Foreign ministers of Philippines and North Korea also meet on sidelines of ASEAN Regional Forum.
At meeting in Manila, Southeast Asia’s top diplomats express “grave concerns” about escalating tensions on Korean Peninsula.
Some fail to return to their posts as newer staff are sent out, leaving a number of positions unfilled.
American embassy asks ASEAN Regional Forum members to use meeting to highlight Pyongyang’s “unacceptable” behavior.
They must watch what they say when traveling in China, North Korean officials tell them.
North Korea in coming days will take part in a regional meeting hosted by Manila.
Court sets Oct. 2 for trial of Indonesian and Vietnamese defendants.
Security officials use the new order to pressure families to lure defectors home.
All factory and firm employees must have cards by August to receive their salaries.