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North Korean defector says ‘even North Korea was not this nuts’ after attending Ivy League school

North Korean defector says ‘even North Korea was not this nuts’ after attending Ivy League school

Yeonmi Park escaped the oppressive regime in 2007 at the age of 13 Fox News, 14 June, 2021 As American educational institutions continue to be called into question, a North Korean defector fears the United States’ future “is as bleak as North Korea” after she attended one of the country’s most prestigious universities. Yeonmi Park has experienced plenty of struggle and hardship, but she does not call herself a victim.    One of several hundred North Korean defectors settled in the United States, Park, 27,…

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Global tensions – 13 April, 2021

Global tensions – 13 April, 2021

This is one of the few items in the US even reporting on tensions in the South China Sea(Popular Mechanics!) and they can’t understand why it is happening!! For what may well be the very first time, the U.S. and the People’s Republic of China are both operating aircraft carriers in the South China Sea. On April 4, the U.S. Navy’s USS Theodore Roosevelt and the People’s Liberation Army Navy’s Liaoning were both sailing in the sea accompanied by escort ships. At the same…

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A world on edge – headlines, 24 March,2021

A world on edge – headlines, 24 March,2021

    North Korea has said it test-fired an upgraded tactical guided missile, which South Korean and Japanese military earlier described as a short-range ballistic missile. The launch was Pyongyang’s second in a week. The test-fire was carried out on Thursday, according to the state-affiliated KNCA,  Two of the new munitions were tested, which are said to use improved solid fuel engines and heavierwarheads weighing 2.5 tons. The projectiles “accurately hit the target set in waters 600 kilometers off the east…

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