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  1. 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 ...

  2. UN has role to play in North Korean solution

    Posted Jun 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... million face starvation each year because of failed crops, and their leaders' isolationist policies make them among the world's most vulnerable people. Worryingly for northeast Asia, ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Hitting where it hurts- in the pocket

    Posted Jun 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... harming unduly a population kept on the brink of starvation. China and Russia, in particular, are leery of anything that could cause North Korea to collapse, sending millions of refugees across ...

  5. What now Dear Leader?

    Posted Jul 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... harvest years after the devastating famines of the mid-1990s, the first signs are emerging that spring saw widespread starvation reaching all the way to Pyongyang. North Korea ordered ...



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