North Korea has hit back at new US sanctions imposed to deter human rights violations.
North Korean media has warned the sanctions against three of its top officials could lead to exchanges of fire and even derail the nuclear disarmament process.
The hermit nation still tops the list of the worst places in the world to be a Christian. Release International says real peace will only be achieved when the country’s Christians are allowed to worship in peace without risk of imprisonment or extermination.
Helen Price of UCB Radio looked back on a turbulent year for North Korea and its neighbours with Release spokesman Andrew Boyd…