Category Archives: Balloon Launching

Do North Koreans Really Need the Bible More Than Food or Clothing?

During the summer, our balloon rooms are always a bustling place. People from around the world work elbow to elbow. Small, blue bibles are stacked on each table. Some people sing hymns. Others share scriptures. Some muse to one another … Continue reading

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PUBLIC STATEMENT FROM VOICE OF THE MARTYRS KOREA RE: OUR PEACEFUL REFUSAL TO ACCEPT A BALLOON LAUNCHING BAN UNDER KOREA’S NATIONAL SECURITY LAW

Neighbors, media, and public officials have asked Voice of the Martyrs Korea why we are peacefully refusing to accept the government’s present ban on balloon launching to North Korea and instead continuing to try to head out for balloon launches … Continue reading

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North Korea’s State Media Condemns Our Voice of The Martyrs Balloon Launches By Name

North Korea’s state media (KCNA) released a statement condemning us by name (“Voice of Martyr”) for our accurate and “tricky” balloon launches into North Korea this year. They even noted the dates of our launches and the locations where our … Continue reading

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