A North Korean defector group sent masks, Tylenol and vitamin C supplements across the border to the North via balloons on Sunday, citing concerns about North Koreans "suffering in the recent spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.” The flights will test...
Ryu Hyun-woo, a North Korean defector who formerly served as Pyongyang’s acting ambassador to Kuwait, said Tuesday that the North’s pride will get in the way of asking Seoul or Washington for help containing the Covid-19 outbreak.
The suspected boomerang defection of a man to North Korea on Saturday has raised new concerns that defectors in the South are not being properly cared for.
High school students from Seoul International School hold a bazaar Saturday to help young North Korean defectors settle in China or South Korea.
On January 1, a North Korean defector in his 30s returned to the North after crossing the heavily-armed border on the eastern front in Gangwon Province. As he returned just 14 months after his defection to South Korea, many...
Police on Thursday raided the office of Park Sang-hak, a North Korean defector who claimed his organization dispatched anti-Pyongyang propaganda leaflets from near the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) into the North in defiance of a ban.
In the upcoming film “Fighter,” set to premiere this Thursday, the protagonist Jin-ah faces numerous obstacles — she is a North Korean defector trying to settle in a new society, a woman without a family trying to make ends meet and a daughter...
North Korea will not give up its nuclear weapons but international sanctions may force it to negotiate, said Pyongyang’s former envoy to Kuwait, who defected to Seoul secretly 16 months ago.
More than two dozen civic groups in South Korea filed a constitutional complaint Tuesday against a new law prohibiting the distribution of propaganda across the inter-Korean border.
South Korean officials are redoubling their efforts to defend a controversial new law ratified Tuesday, which criminalizes the distribution of anti-Pyongyang propaganda at the inter-Korean border.