February 22, 2020

Are North Korea’s public health problems exaggerated?
Academic says rates of preventable diseases in the North are dropping
It’s an article of faith among North Korea’s critics that the regime can’t feed it’s own people, and that its problems with food insecurity are among the worst internationally.But what if what they know just isn’t so?Hazel Smith, professor of Resilience and Security at Cranfield University in the United Kingdom, has some startling statistics on public health in North Korea that