I’m the only Australian living in North Korea. Let me tell you about it | Alek Sigley

North Korea is a country in transition, moving from isolation to fast food, smartphones and plastic surgery Many people would balk at the idea of a westerner setting foot in North Korea, which is known internationally for its nuclear weapons, human rights record and its highly regimented, militaristic society. They might be somewhat shocked to hear then, that one young Australian thats me would give up two years of his 20s to Tongil Tours, through which I began to make regular trips to the country leading groups of western tourists. Propaganda above a road underpass in Ryonghung, Pyongyang, North Korea. Photograph: Alek Sigley/Tongil Tours After finishing my degree in Asian studies, I decided to take my interest in North Korea …

Fury as Australian senator blames Christchurch attack on Muslim immigration

Politicians rebuke Fraser Anning over comments after New Zealand mosque attack An Australian senator has been strongly criticised after he blamed the New Zealand shooting on Muslim immigration. Following the attack, which Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific