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You may think, "Hey, I have seen this kind of photos everywhere!" True, but this is I believe the newest selection of North Korea photos. These poor starving folks are still there. Things have not improved.
I don't speak German, but there are various other Korean blogs and news articles about this collection, so I heard of this collection. If you know German and would like to read the original article and captions, go here : Exklusive Bilder aus Nordkorea Ein Land hungert.
|Kim Namhee, 4 years old suffering malnutrition. Out of 24 million people in North Korea, 3.5 are malnourished.|
Many survive on food aid from foreign sources.
|When will we live in a world without this?|
|This old lady lost her son, lives with two grandsons and their mother.|
She says she gives up her own food to feed them.
|Cap Anamur distributes rice to North Koreans|
|We often eat "multigrain" products for better health benefits.|
In North Korea, they MUST, since they lack rice.
|North Korean soldiers|
|All agriculture is done by hand. No tractors, no machines.|
|An agricultural town|
|Food aid request for orphanages, pregnant women, and old people enabled Cap Anamur's aid|
|A hospital in the city of Anju. Malnutrition is common.|
|Due to lack of budget and facilities, patients share beds with others|
|Vitamin deficiency is also very common|
|A school in North Korea. Notice the picture of Kim Jong-Il and Kim Il-Sung|
|Students marching for agricultural harvest. The sign reads : EVERYBODY TO THE FIELDS|