Tag: North Korea

The President of the North Korean State Academy of Sciences Removed from his Position

The President of the North Korean State Academy of Sciences Removed from his Position

Jang Chol, the president of the North Korean State Academy of Sciences, was recently removed from his position and sent to the countryside for “revolutionary education” in the province of South Pyongan, Daily NK reported on Dec. 29.   As the head of the country’s largest academy of science, Jang […]

South Korea has welcomed North Korean competitors to a round of Ping-Pong in Busan one year from now.

South Korea has welcomed North Korean competitors to a round of Ping-Pong in Busan one year from now.

The Korea Table Tennis Association (KTTA) says it sent the greeting right to Pyongyang through the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), which is holding the World Team Table Tennis Championship from March 22 to March 29 one year from now. The KTTA is additionally thinking about making a joint Korean […]