Photo Gallery Life as a North Korean Defector

Over a decade ago, a former North Korean military officer fled south after being accused of negligence and threatened with death. Now he coordinates the escapes of fellow North Koreans. But the price of freedom is often the lives of loved ones left behind.
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Foto: REUTERS/ KCNA
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Foto: Katharina Hesse/ DER SPIEGEL
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Foto: DER SPIEGEL