North Korea becoming more postured, wanting to turn all Korea into “a socialist fairyland”

The nutter in charge of North Korea is getting more bellicose:

North Korea warned foreigners to leave South Korea Tuesday, to avoid harm in the event of war, and closed the joint industrial zone that had remained the only functioning example of cross-border co-operation on the long-divided Korean peninsula.

The latest moves follow weeks of ever escalating threats from Pyongyang, which has reacted with increasing anger to United Nations sanctions punishing the North for its third nuclear test, conducted February 12. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visits the South Korean capital Seoul later this week before visiting China, the North’s only ally, at the weekend.

“The situation on the Korean Peninsula is inching close to a thermonuclear war,” said the North’s Asia-Pacific Peace Committee, according to a report on the state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). “We do not wish harm on foreigners in South Korea should there be a war,” said the statement, advising foreigners to seek out shelter and examine evacuation plans.? Read more »

Where’s Team America when you need them?

Kim Jong-un is talking the big game and issuing threats. Where is Team America when you need them?

North Korea has revealed its plans to strike targets in Hawaii and the continental United States in photos taken in Kim Jong-un’s military command centre.

The photos appeared in the state-run Rodong newspaper and were apparently taken at an “emergency meeting” early on Friday morning. They show Kim signing the order for North Korea’s strategic rocket forces to be on standby to fire at US targets, the paper said, with large-scale maps and diagrams in the background. ? Read more »

Dodgy North Korean Ratbags playing with Photoshop

The North Korean Army – Photoshop division has been at it again. Their photoshop division is only matched by the Iranian’s.


While researching a photo entry about North Korea’s recent threats of war, I discovered an image released by North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) that appears to have been digitally manipulated — at least two, possibly three hovercraft appear to have been pasted into the scene of a military exercise, reportedly taking place on North Korea’s east coast on March 25, 2013.? Read more »