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All Posts Tagged With: "South Korea"

Crossing Heaven’s Border: Introduction

(July 1, 2009) North Korean defectors take a life-threatening journey, traveling thousands of miles through China, Laos and Thailand, in the hope of settling as free citizens in South Korea. Intrepid South Korean journalists risk their own lives to capture the action and emotion.

Jul 12th, 2011 | Comments

Field Trip to the DMZ: Introduction

As North Korea’s relations with its neighbors grow ever more strained, FOCAL POINT visits the demilitarized zone that separates North and South Korea.

Jul 12th, 2011 | Comments

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Field Trip to the DMZ: Video

Up to 100,000 defectors have fled hunger and political repression in North Korea. FOCAL POINT trains its lens on one of the 15,000 North Korean defectors who have made it to South Korea.

Jan 1st, 2010 | Comments

World Links: One Billion Hungry Worldwide, 10,000 Married in Mass Wedding

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 14th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Four U.S. Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan, Iranian Reformist Faces “Maximum Punishment”

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 25th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: U.S. Plans Talks With North Korea, Conservatives Snub Ahmadinejad

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 24th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Bomb Kills 95 in Baghdad, North and South Sudan Sign Peace Deal

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 19th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Suicide Blasts Kill 15 in Lead-up to Afghan Elections, Israel Moves to Curb Settlements in West Bank

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 18th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Clinton Warns Eritrea Over Militant Funding, Pacific Islanders Call for Reduced Emissions

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 6th, 2009 | Comments

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Crossing Heaven’s Border: Video: Full Episode

Watch the full episode of Crossing Heaven's Border, and travel with North Korean defectors who make the life-threatening journey to freedom in South Korea.

Jul 2nd, 2009 | Comments

Crossing Heaven’s Border: Video: A Missionary’s Perspective

An interview with Pastor Chun Ki Won, founder of the Durihana mission, which has helped over 700 North Koreans escape to the South.

Jun 30th, 2009 | Comments

Crossing Heaven’s Border: Map: A Circuitous Escape Route from North to South Korea

Follow the route traveled in Crossing Heaven’s Border, and learn about each country’s policy towards North Korean refugees.

Jun 30th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Iranian Opposition Rallies for Fifth Day, Peru’s Prime Minister to Resign

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 17th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Obama in Middle East, Chinese Firm Buys Hummer from General Motors

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 3rd, 2009 | Comments
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