SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Friday it won't send cheerleaders to the upcoming Asian Games in rival South Korea, blaming what it called Seoul's hostility for reversing a decision to dispatch the women dubbed by South Korean media as a "squad of beauties."
- South Korea expressed regret on Friday over North Korea's "unilateral" withdrawal of its proposal to send cheerleaders to accompany its athletes at next month's Asian Games.
South Korea expressed regret Friday over North Korea's "unilateral" withdrawal of its proposal to send cheerleaders to accompany its athletes at next month's Asian Games. "We feel very regretful over North Korea's unilateral announcement," Unification Ministry spokesman Lim Byeong-Cheol told reporters. Show More Summary
Washington Post correspondent Anna Fifield is in North Korea, where she will be reporting from for the next several days. What does it look like when you're about to land in Pyongyang? Like this: You can follow Fifield on Twitter. Read full article >>
- North Korea said Thursday it would not send any cheerleaders to accompany its athletes at next month's Asian Games in South Korea. The decision was announced by Son Kwang-Ho, vice president of North Korea's National Olympic Committee, according to the South's Yonhap news agency. Show More Summary
Actual RFT caption: When North Korea is calling your country “a graveyard of human rights,” you know something’s wrong. The freedom-loving regime in North Korea lectured Ferguson for their “brutal” response to Ferguson looters and rioters. This is the same … Continue reading ?
When North Korea is talking isht about human rights violations then you know you’re wrong! North Korea Says Racist Mike Brown Death Made America Look Bad Via Think Progress reports: Better late than never. Nearly a week after other repressive
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — A Japanese pro-wrestler-turned-politician arrived in North Korea with a former NFL lineman and more than a dozen martial artists on Thursday for the first big sports event featuring well-known foreigners since Dennis Rodman's controversial basketball game earlier this year.
North Korea has leveled scathing criticism over the U.S. over the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri.
North Korea says the shooting of Michael Brown proves the U.S. is “a graveyard of human rights.” The secretive state called the US a nation ‘where people are subject to discrimination and humiliation due to their race.’ A statement issued by the state-run Korean Central News Agency claimed there was ‘an urgent need to force [...]
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is an epic shitbomb of pure fuck-dumb, so here’s Megan Fox dropping it on South Korea yesterday because who needs allies? Amirite? That whole North Korea thing will probably sort itself out. Plus we’re still holding all the Dennis Rodmans. I dare anyone to defy us. Photos: GettyRead More...
The shooting of Michael Brown and subsequent standoff between protesters and police in Ferguson made headlines around the world, with allies treating it like a war-zone and despots using it to voice their considerable schadenfreude about America's place in the world. Read full article >>
North Korea says Americans are "seized with such horror that they do not know when they are shot to death." The post North Korea Says Ferguson Response Made U.S. ‘The Laughing Stock Of The World’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
In a statement in North Korean state media Tuesday, the country said that Michael Brown's shooting proves America is a "graveyard of human rights." A Foreign Ministry spokesperson made the remarks, which The Associated Press says isShow More Summary
North Korea has joined the ranks of America's foes who have seized on riots in Missouri, saying the nation is the "graveyard of human rights" and should mind its own business rather than criticise others. The police shooting of an unarmed...Show More Summary