North Korea trip - updates

Rappler's latest stories on North Korea trip


Dennis Rodman returns to North Korea hoping 'to open the door'

Jun 14, 2017 - 12:57 PM

Rodman says he wants to open the door to the regime and claims that US President Donald Trump would be pleased with his mission

NORTH KOREA TRIP. Flamboyant former NBA star Dennis Rodman (C) of the US poses with members of his party following his arrival at Pyongyang International Airport on June 13, 2017. Photo by Kim Won-Jin / AFP

US warns Americans against travel to North Korea

May 17, 2016 - 6:35 PM

The State Department cites the serious risk of arrest and long term detention under North Korea s system of law enforcement

epa04856128 A North Korean soldier (R) stands guard as another solier (L) looks through binoculars toward South Korea at the Military Demarcation Line in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) in the border village Panmunjom, South Korea, 22 July 2015. North Korea is believed to have erected a gantry at the station that is capable of firing long-range missiles twice the size of the 30-meter-long 'Unha-3', South Korean military and intelligence officials said on 22 July 2015. EPA/JEON HEON-KYUN