Category: About Rimjin-gan

Rimjin-gang – Periodic Report(2011-Feb-09)

I am the chief editor publisher of Rimjin-gang, Ishimaru Jiro. The Rimjin-gang team has decided to start publishing periodic press releases containing pertinent new information gathered by our reporters in North Korea. Starting with...

The newly installed wire fence, running parallel to the Tuman-gang (Tumen River). (Hunchun, China, end of July, 2013) ASIAPRESS

● The Making of Rimjin-gang

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In producing the first-ever independent publication in the world reported directly by people of North Korea, our editing team has put a lot of thought into how to express to the world the lives and the thoughts of average North Korean citizens, along with the reality of their hardships.

● Profiles of Our North Korean Reporters

● Profiles of Our North Korean Reporters

(All the names our staff in North Korea are noms de plume.) Kim Dong-cheol Kim is in his thirties and lives in the northern region of North Korea. He started his journalistic activities in...

● About Our Team – ASIAPRESS and Rimjin-gang

● About Our Team – ASIAPRESS and Rimjin-gang

ASIAPRESS International ASIAPRESS started in Tokyo in 1987 as an independent network of journalists in Asia. Its mission is to raise and support independent journalists in Asian countries that have an underdeveloped media due...

● Media Reviews

● Media Reviews

2014/Nov(UK) The Rory Peck Awards The Finalist Feature Winner 2014 2014/Oct/01(Germany) NDR/ZAPP Reporter bringen die Welt nach Nordkorea 2014/Apr/14(Mon) Rimjin-gang Chief Editor, Jiro ISHIMARU speaks at the Korea Society -New York (05:30 PM) 2014/Jan/15...