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Think tanks wrap-up II

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering brief opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks. This is the second of two wrap-ups for Sept. 11.

What U.S. newspapers are saying

U.S. newspaper editorial comment on issues of international interest.

Koreas to build massive industrial park

SEOUL, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- North and South Korea moved towards closer economic cooperation Friday as they agreed on projects -- including a huge industrial park -- that officials and analysts in the south said would benefit both sides. The agreement, which coincides with new North
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Correspondent

U.S. to sanction North Korean firm

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22 (UPI) -- The United States is set to announce new sanctions on a North Korean company penalized in the past for providing missile components to Pakistan and Iran, United
ELI J. LAKE, UPI State Department Correspondent

What U.S. newspapers are saying

U.S. newspaper editorial comment on issues of international interest.

Think tanks wrap-up I

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering brief opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks. This is the first of two wrap-ups for Aug. 7.

Analysis: The cost of unification-I

It has been an eventful month in Korea. The north and south rumps of an erstwhile unified Korea have agreed to reconvene, at North Korea's rare request, cabinet-level talks severed nearly a year ago.
SAM VAKNIN, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

What U.S. newspapers are saying

U.S. newspaper editorial comment on issues of international interest.

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

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

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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

Internet cafe opens in N.Korea

SEOUL, May 28 (UPI) -- North Koreans have been given a rare opportunity to surf the Internet, play online games and use e-mail as an Internet cafe has recently opened in the world's most shut-off country, a South Korean software company said Tuesday.
JONG-HEON LEE, UPI Correspondent

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Jang Song Taek, brother-in-law to North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, is seen in a photo released by the North Korea's official news agency KCNA on April 10, 2009. Jang Song Taek, 63, is a member of the National Defense Commission and a possible successor to Kim Jong Il. (UPI Photo/KNCA News Agency)
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