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The North Korean defectors who want to return home

About 25,000 North Koreans have escaped their homeland and resettled in South Korea over the past 20 years.

The journey is long and dangerous, but once defectors arrive South Korean citizenship is guaranteed.

So why are a small number deciding to return to their repressive homeland?

Lucy Williamson reports for BBC NewsnightN.

  • 28 Feb 2014
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