north korea defections

South Korea is updating North Koreans via loudspeaker about the soldier who defected

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South Korea has long used loudspeakers along the North Korea border to deliver harsh words against the ruling regime in Pyongyang. Now it’s using them in a new way: to share updates on the soldier who recently made a daring defection to the South. South Korean military officials said yesterday (Nov. 26) that the updates Read More

Watch: The moment a North Korean soldier made his daring escape to South Korea

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A North Korean made a life-threatening—but eventually successful—escape into South Korea on Nov. 13. The soldier regained consciousness in a hospital yesterday (Nov. 21). The United Nations Command in South Korea yesterday (Nov. 21) released footage of the soldier’s defection into South Korea from the truce village of Panmunjom in the Joint Security Area (JSA), Read More