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The Rory Peck Awards
The Finalist Feature Winner 2014
Reporter bringen die Welt nach Nordkorea

2014/Jan/14 (USA)
Glimpses of a North Korea Seldom Seen in the West
2014/Jan/14 (USA)
Secret State of North Korea” Explore Life Under Kim Jong-un (WGBH)

Channel4/Dispatches (UK)
North Korea : Life inside the Secret State: >>>
The Independent A digital escape from North Korea’s secret state: by James Jones >>>
United Nations Commission
of Inquiry on Human Rights in the DPRK (Video/English)
Speaker: ISHIMARU Jiro(Rimjin-gang) >>>
Wall Street Journal
“Signs of North Korea Easing Off War Message at Home” by ALEXANDER MARTIN >>>
Kim Jong Un amenaza al mundo mientras ya hay familias que se comen entre ellas por hambre >>>

Thw Washington Post
“The Cannibals of North Korea” by Max Fisher >>>

The Independent
“North Korean cannibalism fears amid claims starving people forced to desperate measures “ >>>
The Australian
“Footage shows North Korea famine” by Rick Wallace >>>

Wall Street Journal “Mobile Phones Proliferate in North Korea” by ALEXANDER MARTIN >>>

Investigative Reporting Workshop(American University School of Communication) video + interview >>>
The Foreign Correspondents’ Club(Tokyo) “After Kim Jong-Il ? What Next for North Korea”, by ISHIMARU Jiro >>>
Rimjin-gang Japanese Edition 6th Issue Released >>> (Japanese)
2011/Aug/08 New York Times “The Black Hole of North Korea” by ISAAC STONE FISH (USA) >>>

“Tribute to brave North Korean journalist” by ELIZABETH JACKSON ABC(Australia) >>>
[TV](Japan) 2011/Jun/16
Foodshortge:Kim Dong-cheol reports(TV Asahi)

“N Korean children begging, army starving” by Mark Willacy ABC(Australia) >>>
Foreign Policy ” Pyongyang Spring” by Sebastioan Strangio >>>
The Economist Hunger in North Korea Let them eat maize husks (USA) >>>
NPR “North Korea’s Pleas For Food Aid Draw Suspicion” by Louisa Lim(USA) >>>
The Economist Not the Pyongyang Times “Journalism that carries the death penalty” (USA) >>>
Part of Rimjin-gang Video Reports Coming Up on YouTube >>> FootageCopyright:ASIAPRESS

“North Korea’s Citizen journalism”/Joanna Chiu/The Nation(USA) >>>
“News with a genuine North Korea dateline”/Bob Dietz CPJ(USA) >>>
Undercover North magazine now in English /The Japan Times (Japan) >>>
“A Free Press Stirs in North Korea” Wall Street Journal(USA) >>>
USA 2010/Oct/18
Conference and photo exhibition in New York with University of New York >>>
[RELEASE] 2010/October/15
Rimjin-gang English Edition First Issue Released >>>
[TV](Japan) 2010/Aug/17
“Redenomination Fall Down”/Rimjin-gang(Houdou-Station/TV Asahi)

Photo exhibition(Tokyo/Japan) Daily images of DPRK – Chang Jeong-gil 2009/April/9

Washington Post runs Rimjin-gang: Part of Chang Jeong-gil story >>>
[TV](Japan) 2009/Jan/25
Pyongyang Backstreet”/Rimjin-gang (Sunday-Project/TV Asahi)
[TV](Japan) 2009/Jan/08
“Behind the economic reform- Rimjin-gang reports”(Houdou-station/TV Asahi)

Rimjin-gang (English Edition First Issue) RELEASE NOTE
Editor’s notes on North Korean reporters

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