Kim Jong Un tells North Koreans to prepare to 'chew roots' as famine looms
North Korea is about to be plunged into another ‘Arduous March’ – the famine that killed millions in the 1990s. People living in the highly secretive country have been warned by Kim Jong-un’s government to prepare to ‘chew on roots of plants once again’. They have also been reminded that their loyalty to the leader should not waver – even if they are on the verge of dying from hunger. Around 3.5million people died between 1994 and 1998, during a famine that became...