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Kim Yo Jong (center) claps at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics – Women Preliminary Round Match - Switzerland v Korea on February 10, 2018.

Meet North Korea’s most powerful woman, Kim Yo Jong: Kim Jong Un’s 30-ish sister who may have just been demoted

Kim Yo Jong, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, was last seen at her brother's side as he arrived in Vietnam, to meet President Donald Trump.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at a welcome ceremony in Pyongyang.

South Korea’s president lost 12 of his teeth from stress — and it points to the country’s troubling work culture

South Korean President Moon Jae-in worked so hard that he lost twelve teeth due to stress, a South Korean ambassador told Business Insider Poland.

Samsung’s new flower vase doubles as a throwable fire extinguisher to protect South Korean residents from fires

Most people fight fire with water - but Samsung’s fighting fire with flower vases.
North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un (L) and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) shake hands over the military demarcation line upon meeting for the Inter-Korean Summit on April 27, 2018 in Panmunjom, South Korea.

North and South Korea’s peace process takes a major backward step as Pyongyang pulls out of DMZ liaison office

Analysts say North Korea withdrew from the office because South Korea did not show enough influence as a mediator between Pyongyang and Washington.
Shipping containers are seen piled up at a port in Qingdao, Shandong province December 10, 2013.

A data point seen as the bellweather for global trade just tanked — and ‘the floor is not yet in sight’

South Korea's 20-day exports, seen as a canary in the coal mine for the global economy, dropped 5%. Exports to China and Japan fell by more than 10%.
Yong Jun-hyung in his music video for "Go Away."

Another K-Pop star quit the industry over hidden webcam porn, in a spiraling sex scandal that has claimed 3 artists in a week

Yong Jun-hyung's retirement on Thursday followed that of Drug Restaurant frontman Jung Joon-young on Wednesday, and Big Bang star Seungri on Monday.
Jung Joon-young's band Drug Restaurant, in their music video for "Mistake." Jung is in the middle.

A K-Pop superstar dramatically quit the music business over secret sex videos he made, amid a growing sex and prostitution scandal rocking the scene

"I filmed women without their consent and shared it in a social media chat room," Jung Joon-young said. "I didn’t feel a great sense of guilt."
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

23 photos of North Korea that Kim Jong Un wouldn’t want you to see

Kim Jong Un has fought to present the Hermit Kingdom as a bastion of military might, but the reality of daily life in North Korea is grim.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and wife Ri Sol Ju pose with Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan in Beijing, China.

The mysterious life of Kim Jong Un’s wife, Ri Sol Ju, who probably has 3 children and frequently disappears from the public eye

Here's how Ri Sol Ju, a former cheerleader and musician, ended up becoming the wife of North Korea's infamous dictator Kim Jong Un.

What we know about Kim Jong Un’s 3 possible heirs

Little is known about Kim Jong Un's wife, Ri Sol Ju, and even less is known about the three young children the couple is believed to have.