# North korea
US Government Warns Over Risk of Hiring IT Workers From North Korea
The US government warns against hiring freelancers who could come from North Korea. These are spies. Several US government departments, along with the FBI, warned in a joint statement of alleged attempts by North Korea to hire their own IT experts as remote workers at companies. These are actually spies of the regime who have other goals in mind and apparently also work with secret service means.
Exploring the DMZ between North and South Korea
Steve Cha visits the Demilitarized Zone that separates South from North Korea, which is a tourist attraction you can visit when in South Korea. It is one of the most interesting, if not high tension, places that you can visit in Korea.
North Korea Missile Launches
North Korea mysteriously acquired new ICBM and they've been showing off for nearly a month!(Allan Swart/iStock) On Monday 14 March 2022 the United States’ Representative for the DPRK (Democratic People’s Republic of [North] Korea) Sung Kim met with the Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Director General for Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau Funakoshi Takehiro, and ROK (Republic of Korea) Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Noh Kyu-duk over a phone call, according to the Office of the Spokesperson for the United States’ Federal Government.
How Did Otto Warmbier Actually Die?
Photo by Susan Svrluga and Anna Fifield at the Washington Post, Wikipedia Commons, CC BY-NC2.0. When I was in my freshman year of college, the story of Otto Warmbier, the American college student who allegedly stole a North Korean flag, was all over the news. I remember the story always being very political from the start.