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January 8, 2019 7:23 PM Kim Jong-un EXPOSED: North Korea defector reveals escaping BRUTAL ‘concentration camp’

KIM Jong-un’s brutal prison camps were exposed by a North Korea defector during a Google Tech Talk, who compared them to Hitler’s concentration camps. North Korean’s can be sentenced to hard labour for trying to escape the country or simply speaking out against the regime. Conditions inside these facilities are said to be unsanitary and life-threatening 167

January 3, 2019 12:06 PM North Korea ambassador to Italy 'disappears', says South

South Korea's spy agency has told officials that North Korea's ambassador to Italy has disappeared. The announcement follows unconfirmed reports that Pyongyang's top diplomat in Italy had sought asylum from an unidentified Western country. Jo Song-gil, the acting North Korean ambassador to Rome, is the son and son-in-law of high-ranking North Korean 107

January 3, 2019 11:28 AM North Korea diplomat in Italy defected and is now missing – Kim Jong-un retaliation fear

A North Korean diplomat who was until recently acting ambassador to Italy has gone missing, a South Korean member of parliament said on Thursday, after a South Korean newspaper reported he was seeking asylum in the West. The diplomat, Jo Song Gil, disappeared with his wife after leaving the embassy without notice in early November, according to Kim Min-ki 114

January 1, 2019 3:46 PM Donald Trump: The US President's most talked about tweets of 2018 REVEALED

DONALD Trump is a president known for his frequent posts on social media. Here express.co.uk looks back at the US President’s most talked about tweets of 2018. In 2018 Trump has criticised foreign leaders, explicitly talked of his anger at the probe of Russian election interference and even attacked officials in his own administration. With already five tweets 290

January 1, 2019 2:11 AM New Year's Eve Fireworks 2018: Dazzling displays from around the globe IN PICTURES

Fireworks have been going off around the world as billions of people celebrate the New Year. With a staggering 38 different time zones in use, it takes 26 hours for the New Year to be brought in around the globe. Below Express.co.uk will be showcasing all of the big fireworks displays in major cities across the globe. Millions of pounds were spent putting 286

December 31, 2018 7:33 PM New Year celebrations: UK gets ready to welcome 2019

The UK is gearing up to welcome in the New Year as the countdown to 2019 begins. Fireworks will be going off on the stroke of midnight across the land as thousands celebrate. In London, Big Ben will spring back into action with its customary bongs to mark the moment, as 100,000 people are expected on the banks of the Thames. In Edinburgh, Franz Ferdinand 85

November 28, 2018 9:56 PM REVEALED: The most dangerous countries in the world 2018

SYRIA, Afghanistan and Papua New Guinea are among the most dangerous countries in the world, according to the latest travel advice recommendations issued by Spain’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs to its citizens. The Government department’s yearly analysis suggest four countries have become more dangerous in the last 12 months, compared with two, including 137

November 19, 2018 2:28 AM ‘I would give myself A+’ Donald Trump praises his performance following midterm elections

DONALD TRUMP gave himself an A+ grade for his performance as President during an interview which aired on Sunday, claiming he was the reason for the Republicans’ success in the Senate during the midterm elections. While speaking about the crunch elections, Trump branded the results as another “historic” moment for the Republican party and bragged about 73

November 15, 2018 1:56 AM World War 3: US could LOSE a future war with Russia or China

THE US could lose a potential future war with Russia, China or other countries due to a loss in military advantage according to a new report delivered to the US Congress. A report by the National Defence Strategy Commission warned the US military no longer has a global advantage and could lose the next conflict it is in. The report said: "The US military 77

October 17, 2018 3:03 PM North Korea SHOCK: Kim RELEASES South Korean who ‘illegally entered’ hermit state

A SOUTH Korean man who crossed into North Korea has been released by the secretive state in a rare move by Kim Jong-un’s regime. The 60-year-old made the dangerous journey into the hermit kingdom but was returned home via the border village of Panmunjom - a site commonly used to host high-level diplomatic talks between the two nations. North Korea says the man had “illegally 62