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Underreported: Counterfeiting in Korea

Thursday, August 06, 2009

Vanity Fair contributing editor David Rose investigates North Korea's Office 39, a secret department within North Korea’s government. Office 39 manages Kim Jong Il's multi-billion-dollar personal bank accounts; it also allegedly produces counterfeit currency, cigarettes, and pharmaceuticals, and organizes the sale of heroin, crystal methamphetamine, and other drugs. David Rose's Vanity Fair article, "North Korea's Dollar Store" is available here.

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