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  1. Nothing to Envy

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... of 60,000 who had fled to South Korea. As a teacher, she watched five-year-olds die of starvation; as a young woman, she risked much for walks in the dark with her boyfriend (with whom it took three ...

  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. 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 ...

  4. Starving North Korea on brink of collapse

    Posted Aug 15th 2008, 12:00am by Richard Halloran

    ... Richard Halloran An array of intelligence analysts, Asian and American scholars, specialists in think-tanks, and workers in relief organisations have renewed speculation that the North Korean regime of Kim Jong-il is in danger of collapsing because the nation is on the brink of mass starvation and mounting isolation. No one will even guess when this might happen- within a year, ...

  5. 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 ...



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