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N.Korea's Kim meets Chinese FM

SEOUL, March 24 (UPI) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Il held a rare meeting Wednesday with China's foreign minister, Pyongyang media said.

N. Korea's Kim has 1,200 titles

PYONGYANG, North Korea, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- North Korea's state-run broadcaster says Kim Jong-Il, the country's leader is a deity with more than 1,200 titles.

N. Korean defector to talk to U.S.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- U.S. government officials will speak with the highest-ranking North Korean defector about that country's inner workings Monday, the New York Times reported.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 8, the 281st day of 2003 with 84 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 8, the 189th day of 2003 with 176 to follow.
By United Press International

Assignment America: Where's Jimmy?

NEW YORK, May 26 (UPI) -- Where's Jimbo? Where's Jimmy Carter?
JOHN BLOOM, UPI Reporter-at-Large

Commentary: The curse of interesting times

WASHINGTON, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- The United States enters the third year of the Bush presidency with three major foreign policy flashpoints that will keep the White House, the country, and inde
RICHARD TOMKINS, UPI White House Correspondent

Think tanks wrap-up II

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks. T

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 8, the 281st day of 2002 with 84 to follow.
By United Press International

Analysis: North Korea on capitalist path?

SEOUL, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Is North Korea following in China's footsteps by gradually introducing market forces into its economy? Less than three months after embracing unprecedented market reforms, the long-isolated communist state opened up one of its major cities to internationa
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis: N.Korea edges toward free market

SEOUL, July 25 (UPI) -- Is North Korea seeking a capitalist therapy to heal its economy ruined by decades-long mismanagement and rigid central planning? The communist state's propaganda machines are still touting triumphs of socialism despite "all sorts of tempests of history,"
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Business Correspondent

A Blast from the Past

Today is July 8.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, July 8, the 189th day of 2002 with 176 to follow.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today is July 8.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

Today is July 8.
By United Press International

S.Korea eyes North's mobile market

SEOUL, June 6 (UPI) -- South Korea is moving toward making inroads into a mobile phone market in North Korea, one of the world's most shut-off countries. A delegation from the government and mobile carriers and electronics giants has traveled to the communist state this week to
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Business Correspondent

Korea's Peace Motors readies opening

SEOUL, April 1 (UPI) -- South Korea's Pyeonghwa Motors hopes to build peace along with automobiles on the divided peninsula through a joint venture with North Korea it says will help both nations become better off.
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Business Correspondent

Covert church in North Korea growing

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Despite the persecution of all religions in North Korea, a covert church is growing that includes even members of its power structure, a spokesman for the Voice
UWE SIEMON-NETTO, UPI Religion Correspondent

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Oct. 8, the 281st day of 2001 with 84 to follow.
By United Press International
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