1. The Hermit Kingdom allowed international media to watch its largest ever military parade - part of the campaign to establish Kim Jong-il's youngest son as the leader-in-waiting.

    By guardian.co.uk staff Dan Chung and Tania Branigan.

    Shot on Canon 60D and 1DmkIV cameras. Special thanks to Eric Kessler who makes the wonderful Pocketdolly that was used on this shoot.

    See guardian.co.uk/world/north-korea for more on North Korea from the Guardian.

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  2. Ki-Won was the first refugee rescued from TheHundred Campaign. If you want to be involved in helping us rescue the remaining 100 visit linkglobal.org/thehundred/
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    Ki-Won is 75 years old. Born in China after his parents fled North Korea during Japanese colonization, he returned to North Korea in his 20s and married Hayoung a year later. In his 60s, Ki-Won escaped to China with Hayoung to find food.

    Since Ki-Won had been out of China – his birthplace – for 40 years, the Chinese government denied him citizenship, so the couple hid in the underground for over 10 years until LiNK brought them out into our Southeast Asia shelter.

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  3. Every year, thousands of North Koreans make the dangerous journey across the border to escape oppression and poverty.

    In March of 2005, Danny was one of them.

    He escaped a life of indoctrination, routine public executions, and starvation.
    This is a documentary about Danny's story-- from his challenging life in North Korea, to his brave escape to China, and his resettlement journey in the United States.

    Meet Danny, he's from North Korea.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT LINK | libertyinnorthkorea.org

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  4. Separation, slavery, imprisonment, hunger, hiding, exploitation, abandonment, trafficking, silence.

    Did you know that these are the lives many North Koreans face?

    It doesn't have to end here though. You can help use provide better options to refugees just like Mi Sun.

    Learn more at linkglobal.org/9lives

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  5. Part 1 of an interview with a North Korean refugee living in South Korea.

    Translated by Jin Young Yun

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