Your chance to ask questions to North Koreans about life growing up in the DPRK
"When you fall ill in North Korea, the first thing that comes to your mind is a dish of rabbit"
"Among the books I read in North Korea, Sherlock Holmes was my favorite"
Hunting is rare and heavily restricted, and the most prized animal specimens go to top brass
In the DPRK, who you marry is all about status - but times are changing
"The Seoul accent is sweet enough to warm you up whenever you get to hear it"
"After watching drama and movies, I knew I desperately wanted to live in the world I saw"
'Are you asking what is good about the Pyongyang tram system?,' former citizen says
'No fun in waiting over 12 hours to become human propaganda letters,' former citizen says
Do you eat dairy products such as milk, cheese and butter in North Korea, too ?
Can love overcome the songbun hierarchical system?
Specialist news and analysis,
research tools, and unique data sets
Internet Explorer is not compatible with this website. We instead recommend using Chrome, Edge, Firefox or Safari.
Microsoft ceased supporting IE 10 and older in 2016.
In addition, Microsoft cyber-security chief Chris Jackson has been urging users to stop using the browser since February 2019.
Join the influential community of members who rely on NK News original news and in-depth reporting
Enter your details below
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google
Terms of Service apply.
Don't have an account? SIGN UP
Already have an account? SIGN IN
Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.