February 28, 2024

North Korea blasts ‘rampant violence’ against youth and women in UK

But expert calls report, which fails to reveal official statistics, a routine bashing of countries hostile to DPRK

North Korea slammed the U.K. for “rampant violence” against youth and women in what an expert called a "tabloid-style" propaganda statement, which blatantly omits reported crime data.

The DPRK foreign ministry carried a statement by a researcher at the Korea-Europe Association on Thursday, chastising the U.K. for reporting human rights issues in other countries.

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