31 Jan '13, 5am

Hunger drives parents to eat their own in North Korea - Yahoo! News Singapore

LONDON: Latest reports emanating from North Korea tell a shocking tale about North Koreans murdering their own children for food as the famine-hit nation's food shortage has gone from bad to worse. Amidst reports of famine and drought, there are stories of desperation from North Korea, especially of a man executing his two children for food. Reports from citizen journalists inside North Korea portrays a grim picture. These startling reports were compiled by independent reporters commissioned by Asia Press, a independent press agency focusing on Asia, and were published by the Sunday Times . "In my village in May, a man who killed his own two children and tried to eat them was executed by a firing squad," the daily quoted an informant as saying. The informant said the man killed his eldest daughter while his wife was away on business and then killed his son because he had w...

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