The pro-N. Korea 'talk concert' should stop talking

The pro-N. Korea 'talk concert' should stop talking

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week James Kim from Seoul asks: I heard that two South Korean…

May 21st, 2015
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Low-class health care in N. Korea

Low-class health care in N. Korea

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week's question is: Do North Koreans get regular health check…

May 13th, 2015
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The limits of North Korea's plastic surgery industry

The limits of North Korea's plastic surgery industry

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week's question is: We’ve heard before that plastic surgery…

May 6th, 2015
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Low 'Net worth: North Koreans' limited grasp of the World Wide Web

Low 'Net worth: North Koreans' limited grasp of the World Wide Web

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Colin from the UK asks: How pervasive is the Internet in…

April 30th, 2015
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Read my lips: Don't believe North Korea's 'no taxes' talk

Read my lips: Don't believe North Korea's 'no taxes' talk

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Shuang Lin from Chengdu asks: I heard that there is no …

April 24th, 2015
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North Korea never misses chance to bash U.S.

North Korea never misses chance to bash U.S.

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Andrew Horsfield from Austria asks: We see in the media …

April 1st, 2015
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After 60 years of division, how do North Koreans say 'tractor?'

After 60 years of division, how do North Koreans say 'tractor?'

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Patrik, originally from Sweden, asks: How do the North a…

March 25th, 2015
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Black market makeup in North Korea

Black market makeup in North Korea

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Sarah from Los Angeles asks: Do North Korean women wear …

March 11th, 2015
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Studying abroad with your family held hostage

Studying abroad with your family held hostage

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Maalavika from Chennai, India asks: Does North Korea al…

March 5th, 2015
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Is no news good news in North Korea?

Is no news good news in North Korea?

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week June Lee in the U.S. asks: In North Korea, is there any…

February 26th, 2015
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'The Interview' from a North Korean's perspective

'The Interview' from a North Korean's perspective

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Anaya from the USA asks: Given the recent release of The…

February 18th, 2015
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The roles of women in North Korea

The roles of women in North Korea

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Shuang Lin in China asks: Generally, do you feel that …

February 11th, 2015
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Studying a foreign language you may never use

Studying a foreign language you may never use

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Kristo from Estonia asks: In the USSR, behind the Iron …

February 4th, 2015
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Are there gay people in North Korea?

Are there gay people in North Korea?

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Michael from Phnom Penh asks: I'm just curious as to gay…

January 29th, 2015
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Why defectors change their stories

Why defectors change their stories

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week our question is: Why do North Korean defectors such as S…

January 21st, 2015
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