North Korea

Global Politics

Lifting sanctions on North Korea

President Bush today said today the United States would lift some trade sanctions against North Korea and that he would take North Korea off the list of state sponsors of terrorism, as The World's Matthew Bell has the story.


North Korea food crisis

North Korea is allowing workers from the UN's World Food Program to inspect areas of the country where food is scarce, and Stephen Haggard, author of "Famine in North Korea"

Arts, Culture & Media

Visiting North Korea

Anchor Lisa Mullins tells us about her recent trip to North Korea, where only a tiny part of the country is open to the rest of the world; it's a luxury resort, built for foreigners.

North Korean Refugees

'The World' reports on the tens of thousands of North Koreans who have fled their native country in recent years.