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[Korea - North] North Korean zookeepers defend making chimp smoke cigarettes because she 'doesn't inhale'

North Korean officials have defended allowing a chimpanzee at a zoo in Pyongyang to smoke a pack of cigarettes a day, saying the primate “does not inhale”. Azalea, also known in Korean as “Dallae”, came to international attention after her 20-a-day habi
The Independent (uk)
added Oct 21, 2016 20:16

[Korea - North] Philip Morris to raise tobacco prices by 6.8%

Korea Times (kr)
added Feb 1, 2012 00:00
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[Korea - North] N. Korea portraits: Ordinary lives, ever in leader's shadow

Ri Yong Ok, a 57-year-old pharmacist whose heavy-smoking husband nearly died of lung cancer, poses for a portrait with a box of anti-smoking medicine she developed at a small anti-smoking center she manages in Pyongyang, North Korea. When asked what's imp
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 16, 2017 21:43
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - North] PETA Isn't Happy About That Smoking Chimp in North Korea

“How cruel to willfully addict a chimpanzee to tobacco for human amusement,” PETA President Ingrid Newkirk said in a statement released to TIME. “Gradually, zoos are learning that spectacles like chimpanzee tea parties, elephant rides and photo ops with
TIME Magazine
added Oct 19, 2016 20:36
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[Korea - North] Cigars, cognac and mass starvation: 10 facts that divide North Korea from the world

It has one of the world's largest armies but its malnourished citizens are significantly shorter than people in
added Dec 19, 2011 00:00
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[Korea - North] Kim Jong Il dead: North Korean dictator's life in pictures

The Mirror (uk)
added Dec 19, 2011 00:00
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[Korea - North] Kim Jong-il 'Suffers Depression'

Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Mar 9, 2010 00:00
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[Korea - North] North Korean Cigarette Production: Chinese Cigarettes Disappear

DailyNK (au)
added Aug 12, 2008 00:00
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[Korea - North] China-DPRK tobacco joint venture set up in Pyongyang

Xinhua Newswire
added Apr 23, 2008 00:00
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[Korea - North] Tobacco Firms Trace Fakes To North Korea

The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jan 26, 2006 00:00
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