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Kim Jong-il 'should have died like Gaddafi'

How is North Korea going to change under its new leader, the son of Kim Jong-il?

The Today programme's Mike Thomson speaks to Kim Joo-il, who was a captain in the North Korean army until he defected to the west six years ago, to find out about life under the communist regime.

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