POLITICS

Putin’s security Team

The presidents, Russia and Turkey have met to talk about how to shape the future of a country torn apart by years of civil war amid a possible military offensive to retake the last rebel-held bastion of Idlib. Read More »

Foreign tourists hike on North Korea’s Mount Paektu volcano for the first time

Mount Paektu, a huge volcano that sits on the border between China and North Korea, saw its first group of foreign visitors last week. Two Australians, two Norwegians and one New Zealander spent six days and five nights hiking around the remote area near the mountain. Hike organiser Roger Shepherd said he hopes to open up a side of North ... Read More »

Little-Known Facts That you did not know About the Secret Service

If you have a closer look at agents in photos, you’ll notice that their hands are always at their waist. Their finger position may differ, but the meaning is always the same: the agents are ready to react quickly and raise their weapons. 21. Their hands are always ready. Read More »

Putin dances with Austrian foreign minister at her wedding

Austrian authorities imposed tight security measures around the site of the ceremony near the southern border with Slovenia, where foreign minister Karin Kneissl married her partner Wolfgang Meilinger, a businessman. Read More »

Kim Jong-Un strips down to undershirt with wife Ri Sol-ju in heatwave

North Korea leader Kim Jong-un has debuted a new look while inspecting a fish pickling plant this week. As the Korean Peninsula swelters in a heatwave, officials were dressed in full uniform while Kim flaunted more breezier attire – stripping down to his undershirt. Read More »

An Emergency Meeting of Expediency Discernment Council

The Expediency Discernment Council of the System is an administrative assembly appointed by the Supreme Leader and was created upon the revision to the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of on 6 February 1988. It was originally set up to resolve differences or conflicts between the Majlis and the Guardian Council, but “its true power lies more in its advisory ... Read More »

Leader Kim Jong Un Watches New-type Trolley Bus and Tram

Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, watched new types of trolley bus and tram made at the Pyongyang Trolley Bus Factory and the Bus Repair Factory. Read More »