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Defector Issues

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Why North Koreans Should Be Allowed Asylum Beyond South Korea – A Response

Why North Koreans Should Be Allowed Asylum Beyond South Korea – A Response

'If this is the type of governmental discrimination that North Koreans face in South Korea, I may be tempted to sign up for such discrimination'

Why North Koreans Should Be Allowed Asylum Beyond South Korea – A Response
Markus Bell
Markus Bell April 4, 2013
Film Review: ‘The Defector’

Film Review: ‘The Defector’

"A must-see for anyone interested in North Korean refugees, human rights or, simply in the difficulties of real human lives"

Film Review: ‘The Defector’
Nicolle Loughlin
Nicolle Loughlin March 28, 2013
Why Korea Needs The BBC World Service

Why Korea Needs The BBC World Service

A BBC Korean service would be an important step forward for the UK's involvement in Korean peninsula affairs

Why Korea Needs The BBC World Service
Sarah A. Son
Sarah A. Son March 27, 2013
Why North Koreans Should Be Allowed Asylum Beyond South Korea

Why North Koreans Should Be Allowed Asylum Beyond South Korea

Economic and social discrimination in South Korea provides a rationale for asylum in third countries

Why North Koreans Should Be Allowed Asylum Beyond South Korea
Markus Bell
Markus Bell March 25, 2013
Perfect Match? North Korean Wives for South Korean men

Perfect Match? North Korean Wives for South Korean men

Is marriage of North Korean women to South Korean men a win-win solution for all?

Perfect Match? North Korean Wives for South Korean men
Sarah A. Son
Sarah A. Son March 13, 2013
Grassroots Movements for Voices in Exile

Grassroots Movements for Voices in Exile

Real lives in North Korea: Two day film festival kicks off in Australia

Grassroots Movements for Voices in Exile
NK News
NK News March 10, 2013
Why North Koreans Won’t Be Fleeing South After Unification

Why North Koreans Won’t Be Fleeing South After Unification

During crises, most people survive by staying in their country of origin

Why North Koreans Won’t Be Fleeing South After Unification
Gianluca Spezza
Gianluca Spezza February 19, 2013
Growing Pains for North Korean Defector Teens

Growing Pains for North Korean Defector Teens

Some integration issues are cultural, others are just a fact of life.

Growing Pains for North Korean Defector Teens
Sarah A. Son
Sarah A. Son February 14, 2013
Top 5 Similarities between North and South Korea

Top 5 Similarities between North and South Korea

What are the main similarities (and differences) between life in the two Koreas?

Top 5 Similarities between North and South Korea
Jae Young Kim
Jae Young Kim February 11, 2013
Of Caste and Community: Return and Re-migration of North Koreans

Of Caste and Community: Return and Re-migration of North Koreans

Can North Koreans going to Europe and America be given permanent domicile?

Of Caste and Community: Return and Re-migration of North Koreans
Markus Bell
Markus Bell January 24, 2013