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Observations of Life in North Korea by an Outsider

May 23, 2018

by Teresa Yong North Korea is not a name strange to us, but a place shrouded in the thickest layers of unfamiliarity. With the intention to uncover what lies behind the curtain of reports we hear so often about, I took the opportunity last June to visit one the world’s last surviving communist states. From its streets lined with pastel-coloured flats to the fields dotted with bend-back farmers,…

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