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Straddling the two Koreas: DMZ diplomacy with Major Im

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Straddling the two Koreas: DMZ diplomacy with Major Im

Part 3 of 6 in our series on the people and culture of North Korea. Worldfocus multimedia producer Ben Piven writes about his encounter with North Korean Major Im Dong-chul while on the northern side of the Demilitarized Zone that separates the two Koreas.

Posted: November 3, 2009 15:29   Comments: 10
Teeing off to the sound of gunfire

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Teeing off to the sound of gunfire

The U.S. Open is in the news, and so is North Korea. Martin Savidge describes his experience golfing on the "world's most dangerous golf course," next to a firing range and a minefield at an army post near the DMZ.

Posted: June 19, 2009 14:41   Comments: 4

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