July 11, 2020

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Yeji Lee

Yeji Lee is a North Korean defector now living in the South. She is originally from Samjiyon County, in the country’s north east.

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Ask a North Korean: Welcoming Yeji Lee, a new writer

"My hometown is Samjiyon County... where propaganda tells us Kim Jong Il was born"

Yeji Lee April 5, 2018