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North Korea’s Food Distribution System

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DailyNK has a fascinating inside look at North Korea’s food distribution system. Embezzlement is on the rise, and that can only mean more red tape and regulations.  Meanwhile, crafty entrepreneurs are exploiting the situation to earn profit and help out those who have been forgotten by the authorities.

Problems for the North Korean people are mounting as electricity shortages, natural disasters, and government regulations are preventing people from getting enough nourishment.

Find out more here.


Written by nkmonitor

January 16, 2008 at 5:23 am

Posted in Inside North Korea

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