Information related to North Korean defector issues
Kim Cheol-ok was repatriated after 25 years in China. Now her family is looking for answers about her fate.
Reports claim fisherman made first contact with boat of four defectors, leading some to criticize slow military response
Paul Kyumin Lee of Divided Families USA discusses a project to create a registry of divided families in America
Interviews with new arrivals suggest threat of repatriation is driving North Koreans in China to flee, expert says
Appeal says Kim Sun-hyang is being held in Chinese prison, naming one of 2,000 who face forced return for first time
Documentary uses cell phone footage to provide rare look at life inside DPRK and the people suffering there
South Korea considering mandatory conscription for escapees, and experts say it could help defectors integrate into ROK
The General Assembly has avoided calling out Beijing, but there may be diplomatic solutions to the human rights crisis
Kim Seong-ryeol tells NK News how he escaped the DPRK twice and became the first defector to work as an ROK professor
Human rights experts warn returnees face torture and even execution, after report China sent 600 people back to DPRK
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