Every year, numerous individuals make the dangerous trip out of North Korea as they leave from the “hermit kingdom”.

But the variety of defectors has actually been progressively decreasing in current years, as North Korean authorities have actually secured down.

Ha Jin-charm, a defector that left in 2014, utilized to assist various other North Koreans retreat. He describes just how the course to flexibility has actually come to be much more tough.

Video by Hosu Lee. Voiceover by Laura Bicker.

Source www.bbc.co.uk