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Defectors throw light on harsh realities of life in North Korea

Sue Lloyd-Roberts travels from North Korea to South Korea to talk to defectors who explain what life is really like in the North and talk about their shock at leaving a land of austerity, poverty and isolation for a land of plenty and fast-paced change.

Broadcast on Wednesday 3 June 2010


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