October 31, 2020

North Korea complains of ongoing “drought” conditions

North Korea media says ongoing drought conditions impacting crop growth

North Korea is suffering from an extended period of drought, state media outlet the Korea Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Saturday.

The drought, which the KCNA said last week is the "worst" since 2001, is leading to damage to crops that include wheat, barley and maize.