I Was a Prisoner of North Korea’s Political Prison Camp LEE Baek-lyong (aged 38, defected in May 2000) How I decided to escape and failedI was born in Musan County in North Hamgyong province. After I finished grade school and junior high school I became an officer in Kim Jong-il's personal guards squadron under command of the Central Committee of the Korea Worker's Party (KWP) from 1977 to M..
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The Life I Experienced in North KoreaDevelopment of market activities in North Korea KIM Yun-HeeEscaped from North Korea in 2007Entered South Korea in 2008 Markets in North Korea The size of markets in North Korea is not large. They are about 150 pyeong (500m2). There is a standard 60cm frontage that is set out and given to each person who is selling things. Restricted to that space, people..
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North Korea’s Control over its People and the People’s Safety AgencyTestimony of a former officer of the People’s Safety Agency KIM Young-CheolFormer officer, People’s Safety Agency in North KoreaEscaped from North Korea and Entered South Korea in February 2008 I earned two degrees in North Korea. I first studied in North Korea’s technical college from 1986 to 1992. After I graduated,..
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