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The Other Interview: Escape from North Korea

Headline Title:  The Other Interview: Escape from North Korea 06 February 2015 This is the harrowing story of Park Ji-hyun who was born in North Korea. In the 1990s the country experienced a wide scale famine that killed up to a million people. After her family was displaced, Ji-hyun was left to care for her dying father.“Every morning, before going out to work, I would prepare a bowl of rice and put a blanket over it to keep it warm. I would ask my father to have the rice for his lunch.“When I got home in the evening, the bowl of rice would still be there, untouched. I'd ask my father…

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