Russia more flexible than China on N. Korean defectors

April 27th, 2012
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By Chung Min-uck

North Korean loggers in Russia successfully arrived here earlier this month with help from the South Korean Embassy in Moscow. It shows the contrasting stance between Russia and China in dealing with the defectors from their neighbor.

According to government sources and comments made by Kim Hee-tae, head of a North Korean

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