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This week, the cross-border hotline which facilitates communication between North and South Korea was re-established.
Experts believe this move signals North Korea’s willingness to accept aid, rather than the prospect of peace.
North Korea is currently facing mass food shortages due to a struggling agricultural sector and global trade sanctions.
Produced By: Soph Landau
Featured In Story: Dr Leonid Petrov, Senior Lecturer, International College of Management Sydney
First aired on The Wire, Thursday, 29 July 2021