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North Korea Says U.S. Caused Internet Outages

yesterdayNews : The Two-Way

Pyongyang has accused President Obama of "reckless words and deeds" and said the U.S. is "playing hide and seek as children with runny noses would."

North Korea Blames U.S. For Internet Outage, Calls Obama A “Monkey”

More harsh rhetoric from Pyongyang tonight as the North Korean government pins blame for that country's Internet shutdown on the U.S., the Associated Press reports. The state-run Korean Central News Agency said that a spokesman for the...Show More Summary

Russia says North Korea’s reaction to ‘The Interview’ was ‘completely understandable’

yesterdayNews : The Raw Story

Russia has slammed the United States over a raunchy comedy featuring a fictional plot to kill North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un, saying Pyongyang’s anger was understandable. On Christmas Day, “The Interview” — which has become an unlikely symbol of free speech in the West...

Russia offers support to North Korea amid Sony hack

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

Russia on Thursday offered sympathy to North Korea amid the Sony hacking scandal, saying the movie that sparked the dispute was so scandalous that Pyongyang's anger was "quite understandable."...

Russia offers support to North Korea amid hacking scandal

Russia offered sympathy to North Korea amid the hacking scandal, and that Pyongyang's anger over "The Interview" was "quite understandable."

AP Contractually Obligated to Not Print Anything Bad About North Korea

3 days agoNews : Mediaite

The Associated Press, the only news agency with a bureau in Pyongyang, has an ironclad agreement with the government of North Korea to only print news favorable to the regime, and, in some cases, news that can only be classified as DPRK propaganda, NK News revealed.

NORAD: Santa Travels to North Korea to Deliver Presents

St. Nick and his reindeer flew over Pyongyang on Christmas Eve to deliver presents, according to the North American Aerospace Defense Command, whose official map showed the airborne sleigh over the North Korean capital.

North Korean Embassy Officials So Broke They Run Bootlegging Ops to Make Ends Meet

4 days agoNews : Reason

While waiting for the James Franco-Seth Rogen film The Interview to show up in some theaters on Christmas Day, let's construct a North Korean farce of our own using material in which Pyongyang burlesques itself. There 's promising source...Show More Summary

Key North Korean websites back online after shutdown

5 days agoNews : The Newsroom

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Key North Korean websites were back online Tuesday after an hours-long shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to respond to a cyberattack on Sony Pictures that Washington blames on Pyongyang. The White House and the State Department declined to say whether the U.S. government was responsible for the shutdown in one of the least-wired countries in the world.

Here Are Some Of The US's Options For Cyber-Retaliation Against North Korea

North Korea's isolation from the world, coupled with its abundance of heavy weapons pointed towards South Korea's capital and largest airport, limits a lot of the US's options in responding to Pyongyang's alleged involvement in the Sony hack. Show More Summary

China Condemns Cyber Attacks, but Not North Korea

China, North Korea's lone major ally, said Monday it condemns any form of cyber attack, but agreed with the North Korean government that there's no evidence to prove Pyongyang's involvement in the hacking of Sony Pictures, which has led the company to cancel the planned release of the film, "The Interview."

The Interview Now Has a Higher IMDb Rating Than The Shawshank Redemption

When they're not complaining about video-game journalism or trading celebrity nudes, the grumbling internet hordes at 4chan love doing pranks about North Korea. Four years after trying to send Justin Bieber to Pyongyang, 4chan users are now trying to troll North Korea itself by spamming the IMDb page for The... More »

Sony hack jeopardizes negotiations with North Korea over fate of Japanese abductees

6 days agoNews : The Raw Story

U.S. accusations that North Korea was behind the cyberattack on Sony Pictures could force Japan to choose between backing its ally Washington and keeping talks on track with Pyongyang about Japanese citizens abducted decades ago. Washington is weighing how to punish North Korea after the FBI...

Pyongyang: We'll Strike US Over 'Reckless' Rumors

North Korea's call for a joint investigation with the US into the Sony hack may have sounded unusually reasonable, but a statement issued last night is full of the bluster more normally associated with Pyongyang. The statement in state-run media accused the US of being behind the making of The...

N. Korea threatens strikes on 'whole U.S. mainland'

Pyongyang accuses the U.S. of "recklessly" spreading rumors that it led an attack on Sony.

Pyongyang Accepts Hollywood's Surrender

There is more to the Sony hacking and movie distribution cancelling than meets the eye.

Did China Help North Korea Hack Sony?

Beijing and Pyongyang, working together, have been attacking American networks.

US mulls putting N Korea back on terror list

President Obama says Washington will look at what has been done by Pyongyang and make "determinations in future".

U.S. dismisses N. Korea hacking probe offer, seeks China's help

The United States has dismissed a call by North Korea for a joint investigation into the hacking of Sony Pictures and wants China to help block cyber attacks from Pyongyang. Washington blames North Korea for a breach of cyber security...Show More Summary

North Korea Wants to Work With the U.S. to Investigate the Sony Hack

In a predictably bizarre move, officials in Pyongyang are now proposing that North Korea and the United States work together on a joint investigation into the Sony Pictures hack. The country says it can prove that they didn't do it. North Korea also warned of the gravest consequences if the U.S. does not agree to the inquiry. Read more...

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