Foreign-funded education institutions scaling back as more and more governments issue travel warnings on North Korea, limiting teacher pool.
Apparent disintegration of heat shield near the end of missile's flight suggests Pyongyang has more work to do, according to experts.
South Korea is talking about Lim Ji-hyun, who fled from North Korea in 2014 but who now appears to have returned there; she disappeared three months ago on a trip to China and may have been kidnapped.
If continued, economic sanctions will erode Pyongyang’s grip on power, senior-level North Korean defector Ri Jong Ho tells VOA Korean.
‘I never thought such atrocities and brutality could happen in the socialist system,’ says Ri Jong Ho, who witnessed deaths by machine gun.
Washington is trying to send a clear message to those engaging in human rights abuses that “there’s a price to be paid”.