Why South Korea Is Sending $8 Million In Food Aid To North Korea

by Anthony Kuhn

“Mercato delle Erbe (Ancona)” by alessandro rocchi is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

South Korea last week approved $8 million in food aid to North Korea, in response to what U.N. agencies say are the worst harvests there in a decade and severe food shortages affecting 40% of the North’s population.