April 09, 2020

Being gay in the DPRK
Overview suggests many North Koreans learn about being gay only upon departure from DPRK
Ji Min, like nearly all other young North Korean men, took part in regular compulsory military training. Once a year, professionals from the cities such as him were drafted and sent off to do military service for about two weeks.Working with Ji Min was another young man of marriageable age, who the army had given the task of distributing food, rations and other necessities to the soldiers –