North Korean diplomat has 'no regrets' over defection
27 December 2016 Last updated at 10:53 GMT
A high-profile North Korean diplomat who defected to South Korea has told the BBC that he has no regrets.
Thae Yong-ho was Pyongyang's deputy ambassador to London before he defected in the summer.
He and his family are now under the South Korean government's protection. He spoke to the BBC's Stephen Evans in his first interview since his defection.