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  1. N.Koreans Tell of Rampant Corruption in Crumbling StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Chosun Ilbo

    Ordinary North Koreans are lucky to earn US$30 a month, but senior state officials easily make more than $100 a day from endemic corruption, a survey shows.

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  2. N.Koreans Favor ReunificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Chosun Ilbo

    Ninety five of 100 North Koreans in China yearn for a unified Korea, and 97 believe it would have a positive influence on their lives, according to a survey.

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  3. N.Koreans Say Their Country's Nukes Are a Real ThreatRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Chosun Ilbo

    Many North Koreans believe that their country's nuclear weapons present a real threat to South Korea and that its conventional military capacity is vastly superior.

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  4. N.Koreans Tell of Collapse of Planned EconomyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Chosun Ilbo

    Between 70 and 90 percent of North Koreans make ends meet by buying and selling goods in the grey or black market now that the state rationing system has effectively been wiped out, according to a survey.

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  5. Korean Air wrangles over China route expansionRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Air Transport World

    On the back of increased business and tourism demand from China, Korean Air will expand its Incheon-Beijing flights from 11X- to 14X-weekly, mainly on late night and early morning slots.

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  6. China, DPRK tourist route resumesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | China Daily

    A ch art ered flight carrying 71 Chinese tourists left from Yanji, in the Korean autonomous prefecture of Yanbian in Northeast China's Jilin province, for Pyongyang in the DPRK on Sunday.

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  7. 1984 was 30 years agoRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Blood & Treasure

    George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-four is just the kind of book that you would expect to be banned in China, all that talk of Big Brother, Newspeak and the rewriting of history is far too close to the bone, surely.

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  8. China's border city to set up market for N. Korean fine artRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Korea Herald

    The Chinese border city of Yanji has been planning to launch an open market trading North Korean fine art including paintings this year, according to a local newspaper on Thursday.

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  9. Rodong Sinmun Calls for Giving Steady Continuity to History and Tradition of Self-RelianceRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | Korean News

    All officials, party members and other working people should give full play to the revolutionary spirit of self-reliance and fortitude whose might has been clearly proven in the protracted historical struggle, and the spirit of achieving the prosperity of the great Paektusan nation, says Rodong Sinmun Monday in an editorial.

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  10. Purge of North Korea leader's uncle unsettles businesspeopleRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | TwinCities

    For more than two decades, the woman, now 50, dabbled in various businesses at the border between China and North Korea.

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  11. Killing of Kim Jong-un's uncle chills North Korean expats in ChinaRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia, located in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering South Korea and China.

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  12. Day of Shining Star Celebrated by Koreans in ChinaRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Korean News

    The General Association of Koreans in China held events in Yanji City, Jilin Province, China on February 12 on the occasion of the birth anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il .

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  13. Purge of Kim Jong Un's uncle unsettles North Korean businesspeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    For more than two decades, the woman, now 50, dabbled in various businesses at the border between China and North Korea.

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  14. Borderline skiing in Changbaishan, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Star Online

    THE Changbaishan ski resort, tucked away in Jilin province on the rugged mountains of north-east China, is one of China's premier ski destinations.

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  15. North Korea Again Rescinds Invitation to U.S. Ambassador Seeking Release of MissionaryRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | KKLA-FM Glendale

    The U.S. State Department announced its disappointment after North Korean officials rescinded for a second time an invitation to discuss the release of American Missionary Kenneth Bae.

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  16. N.Korea Fortifies Border with ChinaRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | Chosun Ilbo

    North Korea has been building concrete machine-gun pillboxes along the border with China since December as the Chinese staged massive military drills in the area.

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