New Official Delegate for KFA Éire ‘KFA Ireland’

Korean Friendship Association in Ireland have underwent a few changes within its ranks. Jay MacGabhann, our Zone Delegate for the Na Sé Chontae ‘The Six Counties’ and we would also like to announce our new Zone Delegate in Dublin, Kaylum MacDomhnaill. Andreas Engström, former Official Delegate for KFA Éire have relocated to Malta, and is now Official…

16th KFA International Conference Successfully Held in Dublin

The 16th KFA International Conference were successfully held in the Teachers Club in Dublin on November 5. Present there were members of the KFA from Ireland, Denmark, France, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK and the USA. Comrade Andreas Engström, the Official Delegate of KFA Ireland welcomed people to the meeting. He said that both…

Obama’s Last Speech to the UN – a Glorification of US-Imperialism

It is of course not surprising that a president of the United States glorifies imperialism, but when listening to what he is saying, compared to what the US is doing, can’t be dismissed as nothing else but hypocrisy. Obama begins to talk about how the US have taken away terrorist safe havens, strengthened the nonproliferation…

The Hypocrisy Surrounding Thae Yong Ho

As many are well-aware of by now, Thae Yong Ho, a former diplomat to DPRK’s embassy in London defected to south Korea. South Korean Unification Ministry spokesman Jeong Joon Hee said that Thae Yong Ho decided to defect because of “his disgust with the government of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, his yearning for…

Harsh Criticism of YouTuber Louis Cole for Visiting the DPRK

The successful YouTube video blogger Louis Cole have been to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), where he have uploaded films from his trip. After saying that he wanted to focus on positive things in the DPRK as he’s not a political expert and that there are so much criticism against the DPRK in…

Picket in Belfast: Return the Waitresses to People’s Korea!

Korean Friendship Association Ireland is organising a picket in Belfast against the abduction of the 12 DPRK waitresses, that were orchestrated by the south Korean National Intelligence Service. The youngest of the abductees, Kyungah Suh, died after hunger strike by the hands of the south Korean authorities. This is a vital human rights issue! For…

South Korea Exposed in Another Attempt to Abduct DPRK Citizens

Ko Hyon Chol, “defector” from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), were caught barehanded in the DPRK on May 27 when he tried to abduct two girls, eight- and nine-year-old respectively close to the border between the DPRK and south Korea. At a press conference, Ko accused South Korea’s National Intelligence Service of plotting…

Suicide in South Korea

South Korea is the leading country when it comes to suicide among its population and it doesn’t seem to be going down. One may argue for that the high rate is due to the overrepresentation among the elderly. The reason why there is such a high level of suicide among older South Koreans are due…

US soldiers are Overrepresented When it Comes to Crime

Since the beginning of the US-occupation of south Korea, US soldiers have enjoyed privileges that ordinary south Koreans never had. From the end of World War II in 1945 until 1967, United States had unlimited power over many parts of the south Korean society and the judicial system were no exception. Up until 1967, south…