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Educational programme brings foreigners to North Korea

wrahn Contributor

Amid the ongoing tensions between North Korea and the international community, a educational scheme created by two young men from the US is engaging directly with citizens and students inside the country. Organizers of the Pyongyang Project say their program is breaking down barriers to the secretive state that government bodies cannot.

The Pyongyang Project was the brainchild of Matthew Reichel and Nick Young, who were inspired to counteract what they describe as the “one-sided” coverage of North Korea in the international media.

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