Many mines in North Korea fail to properly treat waste water before releasing it into nearby rivers, recent refugees say.
The military is privileged over the rest of society in North Korea, but does this create harmony or social antagonism?
North Korea’s Central Party Committee has recently ordered the lifting of restrictions on weekend driving in Pyongyang and the country’s provinces.
North Korea employs closed-circuit television (CCTV) to watch over security officers and ensure they use all means at their disposal…
In North Korea, obtaining train tickets and travel permits during Chuseok require a heftier-than-usual amount of bribery, say recent refugees from the country.