October 17, 2019
Ethnic Koreans in China not bound to N.Korea
Younger generation in Yanbian Autonomous Region well aware of South Korean wave
A recent article made the point that the younger generation of ethnic Koreans in the Yanbian Autonomous Region (YAR) of China’s Jilin Province do not have the same affinity for North Korea that their parents and grandparents do. Younger ethnic Koreans apparently discount their origins, which is understandable as generational memories become diluted through the passage of time.The authors of