What’s new with North Korea? Here’s what we picked up from the headlines

The International Criminal Court has launched a preliminary investigation into allegations that North Korean forces committed war crimes when they shelled civilian areas in South Korea and allegedly sank a South Korean warship.

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Today’s Featured Flickr image

Demilitarized Zone, North Korea
North Korea
Image by yeowatzup
The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), the 4km wide buffer zone separating North and South Korea is rather ironically, anything but demilitarized. Both countries are still technically at war, the ceasefire and armistice that ended the fighting were never followed with a formal peace treaty.

Today’s Featured YouTube image

This video shows just how bad things are in North Korea. The video shows North Korean children scraping for food with soldiers watching.

Disclaimer: The Flickr image and YouTube video were automatically picked up by the publishing system from the sources based on this post’s keyword: North Korea

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