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1

North Korea is a

Communist country

2

John Kerry is the

secretary of state of the United States

3

John Kerry and Barack obama are working with Irans to negotiate what treaty

Iranians to not develop atomic bombs

4

Bill Clinton developed a same type of treaty with who

North Korea

5

Did North Korea uphold to the treaty?

no

6

any information to sway your thinking. true information presented in different ways

propaganda

7

capital of north korea

pyongyang

8

what is a rule in North Korea

no advertising, no phones

9

who lives in the capital city

the elite
high ranking government and military officials

10

military is big because

people are starving everyday and if you join the military you can ensure food for yourself.

11

what is the day of rest for north koreans

sunday

12

what were they shown while on tours

Propaganda. definitely places for show

13

50,000 out of _____ people use the train in the capital

3 million

14

common people do not know what?

the deep idea of their leader.

15

why aren't they allowed to film on country roads

North Korea is ashamed of their country side because it is stripped of most of its resources.

16

when was the great famine

mid 1990's

17

how many koreans died due to the famine

around 1 million

18

there is a building full of ____ for the leader

gifts given by common people, countries, sport stars, political leaders

19

when questioned why did they build the gift palace during the famine, how did they react

angry. they said they should build it because they respect their leader very much.

20

gymnastics festival that was held was ____ and tells the -___ of North korea

huge
story

21

when a journalist said that North Korea started the civil war, the guide became outraged. why?

he thinks that the U.S. aggressors made it worse

22

North Korea is open to foreign investment and business?

yes, swiss pharmacy in capital

23

does the tour guide apologize at the end

yes, he also wishes everybody back