north korea Archive

Weird 'artificial' quake was 'clearly' North Korea's fifth nuclear test

If the “man-made seismic event” reported along the North Korea/China border tonight by the USGS is confirmed to be a new nuclear test, America’s next Commander-in-Chief will have complex new Pyongyang problems on their plate. The U.S. Geological Survey measured the explosion around 930am local time in North Korea as a magnitude 5.3 event, located 19km ENE of Sungjibaegam, North Korea, …

North Korea launches Netflix-like streaming propaganda service 'Manbang'

Despite its name, Manbang is not a gay male pornography service. Kim Jong-un’s regime unveiled the service today as a propaganda-filled streaming service delivering on-demand videos to televisions through a set-top box. A North Korean news report says Manbang is further proof of the reclusive nation’s “socialist cultural power,” and allows citizens to watch their country “make a leap forward every day, every hour.” Netflix …