Defection of Jo Song Gil, the former top North Korean diplomat to Italy [Updated 07.01.2018]

Jo Song Gil, the top North Korean diplomat (the de facto North Korean ambassador to Italy) in Italy probably defected in November 2018.

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Who are the 12 North Korean restaurant employe who escaped from China in April 2016?

North Korean authorities sent the the following letter to the United Nations high Commissioner for Human Rights and the President of the Human Rights Council on November 28.North Korean authorities also published photos of this 12 young ladies. Continue reading “Who are the 12 North Korean restaurant employe who escaped from China in April 2016?”

N. Korean biochemical expert flees to Finland

A North Korean expert on biochemical weapons defected to Finland last month, carrying gigabytes of human experiment results with him, a source said Thursday.

The 47-year-old researcher, identified only by his surname Lee, at a microbiology research center in Ganggye, Chagang Province, bordered by China to the north, fled to the European country on June 6 via the Philippines, said the source from a North Korean human rights group.

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