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While the DPRK is undoubtedly facing looming shortages, the numbers don't always tell the full story
Local civic, religious groups also planning to provide "emergency food assistance" to DPRK
Lower than average rainfall a risk to agricultural output, Rodong Sinmun says
Ethnic nationalism, culture likely major reasons
DPRK still has a "firm commitment" to implement inter-Korean declarations, Kim Yeon-chul says
Trend began in wake of the Hanoi summit, multiple sources say
Two leaders also discussed North Korea's recent missile test during call
Possible seasonal dip came ahead of visit by UN food security assessment team
New UN assessment has universally negative conclusions about North Korea's food security
Recent research paints a grim, though sometimes surprising, picture
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