Insights into North Korea’s Internationalization

Readers/viewers may also be interested in this related video session about the same book at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club in Tokyo with Jiro Ishimaru and Bradley Martin; the Wall Street Journal breaks down Rimjingang‘s mission and personnel.


      1. Thanks Chris. On timing, the good news is that three ladies who were currency changers running lines between Kanggye and Hyesan and the Chinese border dating from late 2009 made it into the text. I didn’t realize the price was so steep; I suppose I should be grateful to have an infrastructure around me (e.g., a university with all of its various administrative embraces, most of which liberate rather than suffocate) to absorb the cost of such things!

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