Opinion surveys with leading experts on North Korea
Experts respond to questions on impact of election results for Korea
Education in daily life is required for both defectors, S. Korean citizens
Direct action difficult, but they say defectors can be supported indirectly
Exaggerated testimony, caused by difficulty to life in S. Korea, undermines trust
N. Koreans strongly wish the unification, mainly to improve their life
Experts value N. Korea’s younger population, but say expense, training gaps offset boons
Russian observers note uptick in visits between two countries, preferential business deals
Russian observers say lack of S. Korean enthusiasm, peace treaty remain obstacles to realization
Russian DPRK watchers say tacit acceptance of Pyongyang's nuclear program likely to grow
Past year has seen arrest of pro-North members, denial of subsidies for Chongryon schools
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