My escape from North Korea | Hyeonseo Lee

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2013-03-20 16:12:21 category: News & Politic by: TED
As a child growing up in North Korea, Hyeonseo Lee thought her country was "the best on the planet." It wasn't until the famine of the 90s that she began to wonder. She escaped the country at 14, to begin a life in hiding, as a refugee in China. Hers is a harrowing, personal tale of survival and hope -- and a powerful reminder of those who face constant danger, even when the border is far behind. Get TED Talks recommended just for you! Learn more at The TED Talks channel features the best...

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