Refugees

Articles dealing with the life of North Korean refugees in South Korea, China or other countries.

Tuesday 6th September, 2016
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“Because North Korea is a very patriarchal society, I heard that the wives are very devoted to their husbands. Is that true?” South Korean men are taking an interest in North Korean women as poten...

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Friday 7th November, 2014
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Artist Song Byeok was a poster artist at a steel factory in Hwanghae Province, who escaped North Korea out of hunger and desperation....

Wednesday 29th October, 2014
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"In South Korea, when I call myself a North Korean human rights advocate, many people label me as "a conservative" or "a reactionary idiot." I say, pointing out human rights issues and fighting to im...

Saturday 18th October, 2014
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Which state does Mr. A belong to? What is his national identity?...

Wednesday 3rd September, 2014
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The amount of settlement support provided by the S.Korean government form N.Korean refugees often cannot cover the large broker fees needed to escape the country....

Tuesday 10th June, 2014
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North Koreans find it strange that South Korean voters were reading up on candidates' manifestos in the recent elections...

Friday 11th October, 2013
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Why North Korean refugees are angry about the case of Yu Woo-seong...

Wednesday 9th October, 2013
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Refugee activist continues secret balloon launches towards North Korea...

Monday 16th September, 2013
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South Korea’s flag, anthem and official name are used for first time in sporting events held in Pyongyang...

Sunday 4th August, 2013
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Real and fake refugees compete with each other as North Korean asylum claimants...

Saturday 29th June, 2013
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Leaflet distribution by North Korean refugee Park Sang-hak prevented by South Korean police...