north korea vows fight against ‘burning issue’ of food, power shortages

from bloomberg: North Korea said solving food and power shortages are urgent goals in 2012, and called on its people to defend Kim Jong Un, who inherited control of a country struggling to feed itself after 60 years of totalitarian rule. “The food problem is a burning issue in building a thriving country,” an annual New Year editorial carried by the state-run Korea Central News Agency said yesterday. Power shortages should be solvedat all costs,” it said.

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