South Koreans Worried For North Korean Olympic Atheletes Existence After Statements Given In Interview

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North Korean soldier crosses border and surrenders after hearing about life in South Korea
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North Korean soldier crosses border and surrenders after hearing about life in South Korea

A North Korean soldier crossed over to South Korea after hearing about the life beyond the border.

On June 13, a North Korean soldier in his early 20s was caught crossing the MDL orMilitary Demarcation Line in Yeoncheon. The soldier, who is 175cm (5'7") in height and 52kg (114lbs) in weight, was identified to be a North Korean border patrol.

The soldier immediately raised his hands in the air and expressed his wish to surrender when spotted by the South Korean soldiers. He explained his strong wish to cross over to South Korea, and later further explained that his desires to do so grew stronger after listening to the stories by North Korean defectors aired through the South Korean loudspeaker broadcast aimed at the North.

Koreans discuss whether its better to have Korean dish names romanized or directly translated to English
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Koreans discuss whether its better to have Korean dish names romanized or directly translated to English

The 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics are getting near each day and Koreans are now debating whether Korean dish names are too hard for foreigners to read as many foreigners will come to the country. 

The difficulties of reading and understanding foreign food menus while exploring the world is a confusion faced by many travelers. Most countries offer English menus in their popular restaurants for tourists but some restaurants dont, simply because they would like to keep their menus original.

EXO Lay’s “Lose Control” is breaking records in South Korean music charts
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EXO Lay’s “Lose Control” is breaking records in South Korean music charts

Lays Lose Control broke records in South Korea for having the most sales by a solo artist in Gaon Charts History, and it was only his solo debut.

EXO Lays October solo debut was one for the books as the idol was named as having the most sales by a solo artist in Gaon Charts History.

The EP, titled Lose Control, was released in October 2016 and shortly went on to sell 270,000 copies. Soon, it peaked at number one on the Gaon Album Chart, and eventually ranked as the 7th Best-Selling Album of 2016.

This Is How North Koreans Were Taught To Feel About Americans
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This Is How North Koreans Were Taught To Feel About Americans

A group of North Koreans revealed what they were taught to think about Americans during school, revealing how North Korea views the United States.

Its no secret that tensions between North Korea and America are running high, but a series of recent interviews in a YouTube video revealed just what a group of North Korean defectors were taught to think about America and how their views have changed since.

At the beginning of the interview, the interviewees were asked how North Korea views America and the defectors gave similar shocking responses.

[Video] Upcoming Korean-French documentary
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[Video] Upcoming Korean-French documentary "Mrs. B. A North upcoming Korean Woman"

Added the upcoming Korean-French documentary "Mrs. B. A North upcoming Korean Woman"'s page to HanCinema database

"Mrs. B. A North upcoming Korean Woman" (2016)

"Mrs. B. A North upcoming Korean Woman" is a co-production between South Korea and France

10 years ago, Mrs. B left North Korea and went to China to make money. She was planning to work just one year and then go home but her broker sold her by force to someone in the countryside. A calm observation on a tragic life that cannot be protected.