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  1. World can't let the innocent starve

    Posted Jul 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... 100th anniversary of the birth of his father and North Korea's founder, Kim Il-sung. Each or all are possibilities. Whatever the truth, there is no doubt that hunger and starvation ...

  2. A standstill

    Posted Jul 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... farms. The country still needs huge imports from China to fend off starvation. While the elite of Pyongyang seem to get just enough to eat, their young new leader, Kim Jong-un, clearly ...

  3. Is hunger taking North Koreans to the brink?

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... was succinct: 'Every day.' In North Korea, a decade of starvation has become even worse after the last winter. Shortages of electricity, what one observer called 'cascading ...

  4. Birthday joy lost on N Korea's hungry

    Posted Feb 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and starvation emerged almost a decade ago, there has been little improvement in the day-to-day plight of North Koreans, say the South Korean agencies. A soon-to-be-published report by South Korean ...

  5. Human rights should be added to talks agenda

    Posted Feb 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... starvation at bay. Mr Kim has managed these contradictions for more than a decade through systematic use of fear, torture and repression- and he has bought himself time in the international arena ...

  6. Kim Jong-il: North Korea's Dear Leader

    Posted May 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... Kim's kingdom. The chapter on the North Korean gulag details torture, forced starvation, and the punishment of generations of a family for the 'crimes' of one member. The disastrous ...

  7. Limited options for retiring dictators, even one with nuclear warheads

    Posted Aug 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Korea has inflicted death, by execution, starvation or disease, upon hundreds of thousands if not millions. Second, none of these other dictators has been so enthusiastic about developing ...

  8. Dear Jong-il, sorry, but George is in a hurry

    Posted Dec 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and starvation'. North Korea had its own choice descriptions in those days, including one favoured reference to Mr Bush as a 'half-baked man'. This time, however, Pyongyang also curbed its more ...

  9. A foot in N Korea's door for aid groups

    Posted Sep 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... drought and decades of farming mismanagement led to mass starvation in the mid- and late 1990s. An estimated 10 per cent of North Korea's 23 million people were killed in the famine. North ...



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