9 Secrets Of Life Inside North Korea Revealed In Banned Footage

Facts and footage showing real life inside North Korea that they don't want you to know. If it were Kim Jong-Un's will, the North Korean propaganda photos would be the only ones the outside world would see. But what happens when pictures of North Korea are taken by an independent cameraman? French photographer Eric Lafforgue has visited North Korea six times and secretly taken illegal photos inside North Korea. However, the regime discovered him sharing his photos and original footage online and banned him from crossing the border ever again. Which secrets of North Korea and Pyongyang did Eric reveal that led to him being so unwelcome?

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SOURCES:

Eric Lafforgue http://www.ericlafforgue.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ericlafforgue/

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February 1, 2018

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/01/kim-jong-uns-bizarre-north-korea-propaganda-photos.html

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December 9, 2017

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September 21, 2016

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-37426725

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyongyang_Metro

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September 9, 2017

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/asia/north-korea/galleries/what-you-didn-t-know-about-north-korea/

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April 23, 2012

http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-17774210

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June 12, 2012

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2012/jun/12/north-korean-children-malnutrition-un

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Jack Does Cars, 'Keangsaeng 88: What Is It, And What Do We Know?' (via Kinja)

January 11, 2016

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PHOTOGRAPHY/FOOTAGE:

Erick Tseng / https://www.youtube.com/nycbos

Pierre Depont / https://www.instagram.com/pierredepont/

Magenta Films / http://www.magenta-films.com/

Aaron Flynn / www.aaflynn.com / https://vimeo.com/aaflynn / http://www.wavesforwater.org/

Young Pioneer Tours / https://www.youtube.com/user/youngpioneertube / http://www.youngpioneertours.com/

Fred Marie / #dea8RKvgKX0#

Александр Сошников / https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3__mlKeGa6xYSpb7syuUug

Tariq Dennison

Radu Stoica

Andrew C Lee

Yeowatzup (Sinpyong Lake, North Korea) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

NASA

KCNA/Reuters/Scanpix

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