SEOUL – Fewer social obligations in the North translates into more defections to the South among women, statistics show.
However, with most of their work experience coming from illegal marketplaces, these women face a different set of challenges when they arrive.
About 68.7 percent of North Koreans to have ever defected to South Korea are
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