Category Archives: North Korean defector

The North Korean Sparrow That Fell, and the God Who Noticed

Usually the prisoners we help at Voice of the Martyrs Korea are those who are jailed for their Christian faith. But that’s not the case with Mr. Lee. Mr. Lee is a North Korean defector incarcerated in a South Korean … Continue reading

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Famine in North Korea? The Canary in the Coal Mine Says No

When Dr. Foley and I founded Voice of the Martyrs Korea, we were blessed to know nearly nothing about North Korea. The reason I regard that as a blessing is that what was “known” about North Korea at that time … Continue reading

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North Korean NGO calls for increase in home visitations following defector starvation

Here’s an English language translation of the press release we sent to Korean Christian media in the wake of the starvation of the North Korean defector and her son here in Seoul last month. Many are calling for increased government … Continue reading

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