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North Korean defectors hope Trump broaches human rights

Clip: 06/15/2018 | 6m 57s

President Trump has repeated that the nuclear weapons issue is now more important than 70 years of human rights atrocities committed by the Kim dynasty in North Korea. Two defectors with harrowing stories of starvation, deprivation, public executions, losing parents, and finally their escapes, speak with Nick Schifrin about what the hope for Trump’s North Korea diplomacy.

Aired: 06/15/18

Rating: NR

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