15 Crazy Facts About North Korea

Written by Mark Rausch

The recent Sony hack has U.S. intelligence officials pointing fingers at the isolated country of North Korea. The Sony film, “The Interview,” parodied North Korean leader President Kim Jong-un, and its formal release has been put on hold over threats by the hackers and fear of reprisals. These 15 crazy facts about North Korea are an opportunity to shine light on a dark place and its horrifying human rights record.

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