23-Year-Old North Korean Refugee Describes How He Escaped From North Korea

June 4th 2018

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Charles, a 23-year-old North Korean refugee, escaped from North Korea by train and had to run and swim from police. He eventually made it to China where he was rescued by a Chinese man that gave him shelter. He made his way to Southeast Asia, which houses the international refugee detention center, where he was processed to come to the U.S.