Imprisoned for trying to escape, Cho recounts how he settled in the UK and decided to pursue a career in politics
James Hoare discusses the difficulty of establishing bilateral ties and why he thinks relations are unlikely to improve
New Malden provides a place where refugees can blend in. But they carry with them the memories of those left behind.
‘I want to demonstrate that North Korean refugees can do just as well as anybody else in South Korea and beyond’
The human rights activist shares her defection story and how her experiences drove her to get involved in politics
North Korea must take reforms more seriously to capitalize on high financial literacy in the country, experts say
Alastair Morgan says signs point to DPRK continuing nuclear and long-range weapons development during pandemic
Border controls have dampened demand for forex, increasing the won’s value and giving the bank greater leverage
John Everard, former UK ambassador to North Korea, says Pyongyang faces ‘crisis of identity' not seen since 1990s
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