Death of a defector’s wife

May 10th, 2012
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North Korea should clarify details North Korea has claimed in its official letter to a United Nations inquiry that Shin Sook-ja, the wife of South Korean double-defector Oh Kil-nam, died of hepatitis in the Stalinist state.However, the English-language letter, which was sent to the U.N. Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances, didn’t provide details

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