Information related to North Korean defector issues
"A lot of us couldn’t live our daily lives after hearing about the news"
19 additional round-trip flights scheduled for December, data shows
Two men not eligible for protection under Refugees Protection and Settlement Support Act, MOU argues
"People from outside of Pyongyang, at least those in my hometown, are often more up-to-date on outside news"
"When I was little, my mother used to prepare sundae, rice cakes, and lots of other delicious food"
"Many are driving themselves into ruin for a momentary escape from their depressing reality"
"Self-conscious of my North Korean accent, I usually stay silent wherever I go"
"The families and relatives of defectors, who were once despised, are now admired"
South Korean unification ministry declines to comment on the report, rejects recommendations
Questions linger about authenticity, but the samizdat poet paints a vivid picture of N. Korean life
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