BBC's Humphrey Hawksley talks to a North Korean family
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Escaping from North Korea's communist regime

Many North Koreans have tried to escape the country's communist regime for the chance of a better life elsewhere.

Some of them cross the Tumen River, which divides North Korea and China.

BBC's Humphrey Hawksley speaks to a family who defected from North Korea in 2005 and settled in London two years later.

  • 20 Dec 2011
  • From the section Asia
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