The Guys With the Guns Get All the Butter

North Korea has distributed a year's worth of food supplies up front to law enforcement and other security agencies in order to solidify loyalty to the regime at a time of shortages across the country, made worse by a shutdown of trade with China for coronavirus prevention. The handouts of corn and unpolished rice caused grumbling among local officials who must face hungry civilians in the knowledge that much of the grain will be sold off by the privileged recipients.
2021-05-31
Share
The Guys With the Guns Get All the Butter Cartoon by Rebel Pepper
Photo: RFA
Comments (0)

View all comments.

Add comment

Add your comment by filling out the form below in plain text. Comments are approved by a moderator and can be edited in accordance with RFAs Terms of Use. Comments will not appear in real time. RFA is not responsible for the content of the postings. Please, be respectful of others' point of view and stick to the facts.

View Full Site