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Mr Kim tells me about life in the DPRK. 

I don’t believe what he tells me. 

He doesn’t believe it either. 

Neither of us can acknowledge this fact .


Ms Kim tells me what I can and can’t photograph.

I’m not interested in defiance or compliance 


Blue sky thinking is thinking that is not grounded or in touch with the realities of the present.

The hidden prison camps of the DPRK (e.g. at Kandong) were first spotted by satellites in the sky.