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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. five Ws

    Posted Dec 10th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Taylor

    ... starvation. What? At the end of last month, the North Korean government revalued its currency. New paper notes replaced the old ones at the rate of 100 to one. People only had one week to change all ...

  3. Is hunger taking North Koreans to the brink?

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... day.' In North Korea, a decade of starvation has become even worse after the last winter. Shortages of electricity, what one observer called 'cascading corruption', and soldiers ...

  4. Shipowners for Somali fish ban to curb piracy

    Posted Jul 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... were probably not involved in piracy today but I told him about Jay Bahadur's book and that a fishing ban would be a good public relations move. 'Also, in view of the starvation ...

  5. Crews held by N.Koreans return home

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... had returned and were receiving medical treatment after enduring almost two weeks of confinement, starvation and mental and physical abuse in North Korea. He was deeply shocked by his ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. The deal-maker

    Posted Mar 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Donald Kirk

    ... to talks? The betting is that North Korea will still have to agree to return to six-party talks on its nuclear weapons programme, even if those talks go nowhere. Starvation and disease in North ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. It's grim up north

    Posted May 12th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... with the agents face a slow death. 'In Yodok, there is a way of killing prisoners without using violence,' said Mr Kim Gwang-soo. 'That is starvation, which is considered legal. The guards ...

  10. Escaped converts

    Posted Feb 07th 2004, 12:00am by Paul Moon, Paul Mooney

    ... and 'deliberate starvation-level food rations'. He also describes 'guilt-by-association imprisonment for up to three generations of supposed wrongdoers' families'. Some ...



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