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NZ Participation in US-led Korea War Games Foolish

Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 2:03 pm | NZ DPRK Society

The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) is again participating in US-led military exercises in the Korean peninsula. The US claims these are necessary to protect South Korea against an invasion from the North, but this has absolutely no credibility. More >>

12 North Korean Waitresses Held Incommunicado in South Korea

Friday, 29 July 2016, 11:32 am | NZ DPRK Society

On the 5th April the male manager and 12 female staff left a North Korean restaurant in Ningbo, China and arrived two days later in Seoul. The speed of the journey via Southeast Asia and especially the timing aroused suspicion. This was just a few days ... More >>

Women’s Walk for Peace in Korea Continues

Wednesday, 11 May 2016, 12:20 pm | NZ DPRK Society

In three weeks, the women’s walk for peace will continue along the southern border of the De--Militarized Zone (DMZ) separating North and South Korea. Organized by 30 major South Korean civil society organizations, it is a call for a peaceful ... More >>

Death of Donald Borrie

Friday, 22 April 2016, 10:37 am | NZ DPRK Society

It is with sadness that we advise you that the Reverend Donald Borrie, Co-Founder, long time Chairman and in recent times, Patron of the NZ DPRK Society, passed away peacefully at his home yesterday. Don, along with other visionaries, established ... More >>

McCully’s Condemnation of Satellite Launch Sadly Predictable

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 9:41 am | NZ DPRK Society

Foreign Minister Murray McCully’s condemnation of North Korea’s launch of an earth observation satellite was predictable - he never strays far from American guidance. It was also sadly short-sighted. As a small country it is in our long-term interest ... More >>

Don Borrie Steps down as Chairman of the NZ DPRK Society

Wednesday, 20 January 2016, 10:31 am | NZ DPRK Society

After many years at the helm of the NZ DPRK Society, co-founder Rev. Donald Borrie has stepped aside as Chairman because of ill health and accepted appointment as Patron. More >>

Kiwis Can Do it

Friday, 30 August 2013, 11:06 am | NZ DPRK Society

Yesterday a group of five Kiwis rode their motorbikes across the DMZ from North Korea to South Korea. They are on a ride from the top of North Korea to the bottom of South Korea. Significantly they have named their venture “One Country – Two Peoples.” More >>

NZDPRK Society On North Korea

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 10:35 am | NZ DPRK Society

"New Zealand continues to urge North Korea to abandon its nuclear and missile programmes, and instead to focus its energy on improving the lives of its people and on engaging constructively with the international community," Mr McCully ... More >>

Death of Kim Jong Il will release a tide of grief

Tuesday, 20 December 2011, 9:34 am | NZ DPRK Society

The death of Kim Jong Il , respectfully known as The Dear Leader of the Democratic Republic of Korea, will release a tide of grief amongst the nation of the DPRK, (North Korea). More >>