January 25, 2021

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Jojje Olsson

Jojje Olsson is a Swedish writer who took his journalism degree at the University of Hong Kong and has been living in China since 2007. He currently works as a correspondent for Swedish magazine Fokus based in Taipei, and have published three books about China.

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Fresh off the boat: A diplomat’s first impressions of Pyongyang

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Jojje Olsson January 3, 2017

N.Korean boy gets asylum in Sweden following protests

Civil society makes the difference after migratory board botches initial evaluation

Jojje Olsson October 8, 2015

The daily life of a Swedish diplomat in North Korea

For embassy staff, a stint in Pyongyang is full of frustration, loneliness and limitations

Jojje Olsson March 27, 2015