Web Resources

Official News

Korea Central News Agency (website based in Japan ); This is the official DPRK news agency.

Korea Information Service; This is the official ROK information service.

Articles and Reports Focusing on Current U.S.-Korean Tensions

Maps of the Korean Peninsula

Northwest Asia Peace and Security Network Daily Report. This site includes daily summaries on relevant stories from newspapers and news agencies from South Korea, North Korea, Russia, China, and the United States.

Foreign Policy in Focus; This site includes a number of reports dealing with U.S. foreign policy towards North Korea and Korean unification.

Japan Focus; This site includes a number of articles dealing with Korean issues, many of them written by Japanese analysts.

Material on North Korea

DPRK Briefing Book; The Briefing Book offers links to policy and briefing papers on the 1994 Framework Agreement between the U.S. and DPRK, U.S. policy towards North Korea, North Korea ‘s economy and nuclear program.

38 North; This site includes links to news sources; reference works; cultural activities; economic, political, and social information; and research and policy documents.

CanKor; CanKor offers a weekly e-clipping service of news and analysis of the DPRK.

Asian Geopolitics; A repository of links to articles, mainly on geopolitics, with a focus on Asia, particularly DPRK. The site includes a link to Pyongyang Report, a periodic newsletter.

Amnesty International’s North Korea page

Material on South Korea

KoreaWeb on South Korea; This site includes links to news sources; parties and organizations; economic, political, and social information; and research and policy documents.

Ohmy News; Ohmy News is a South Korean, web based, non-profit, non-corporate, news publication.

Korea Herald; The Korea Herald is a mainstream English language daily newspaper.

Korea Times; The Korea Times is a mainstream English language daily newspaper.

Hankyoreh (English); Hankyoreh is a progressive Korean language daily newspaper with an English addition.

Amnesty International’s South Korea page

Material on the Korean War

Text of the Korean War Armistice agreement signed July 27, 1953.

Korean War Web Resources -Mount Holyoke College. This site includes a number of interviews and documents from the period.

No Gun Ri; PBS reporting on a U.S. Army massacre of Korean civilians near the bridge at No Gun Ri during the Korean War.

Organizations Promoting A New U.S. Foreign Policy Towards Korea

Friends Committee on National Legislation

National Campaign to End the Korean War

Korea Policy Institute 

National Committee on North Korea

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