File photograph - A UN resolution is urging that North Korea and its leader be held accountable for alleged crimes against humanity. Photograph: REUTERS/KCNA

A UN committee has approved a resolution that urges the examination of the human rights situation in North Korea. The UN General Assembly’s human righ(...)

A still image of video footage showing a portrait of US citizen Kenneth Bae. Photograph: Reuters

Former US president Jimmy Carter is reportedly planning another visit to North Korea following the jailing of(...)