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Definition(s):

  • (n) a communist country in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948

Usage(s):

  • The dprk generates perhaps $1 billion or more a year by dealing drugs and scaring its neighbors into giving it assistance.

News

  1. Proposed dialogue with U.S. aims to create favorable external environment for DPRK

    Beijing (XNA) Jun 24, 2013 After the latest endeavor to resume high level talks with South Korea failed, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) stretched out an olive branch to the United States, signaling an important turn of Pyongyang's foreign policy. Earlier on Sunday, a spokesman for the DPRK's National Defense Commission proposed high-level talks with the United States "to defuse ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Space War

  2. Press Releases: U.S. - Japan - Republic of Korea Trilateral Meeting in Washington

    U.S. - Japan - Republic of Korea Trilateral Meeting in Washington Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC June 19, 2013 The United States, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (ROK) held a productive trilateral meeting June 19 to exchange views on a wide range of issues related to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). The discussions reflect the ongoing close cooperation ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: U.S. Department of State

Quotes

  1. Kim said, "We agreed a lot of things between the United States and the DPRK. We are happy with the way the peace talks went."
    on Sep 2, 2007 By: Kim Kye Gwan Source: CBS News

  2. "Some equipment previously removed by the DPRK during the disablement process has been brought back" to Yongbyon, ElBaradei told the closed meeting in comments made available to reporters.
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Mohamed ElBaradei Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. ...President Barack Obama, appearing with French President Nicolas Sarkozy in Strasbourg, France, said the launch is provocative and should be stopped, adding that the US would "take appropriate steps to let North Korea (DPRK) know that it...
    on Apr 3, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: China Daily

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