Category Archives: North Korea

A Letter from Florida Jacksonville Jungto Society

Sung-Sun Kim, the manager of Jacksonville JTS in Florida, and the members have conducted a campaign to celebrate Buddha’s Birthday for 2 years. The letter of Jacksonville JTS’ campaign, sent from Sung-Sun Kim, has arrived.

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Winterization Items for North Koreans

On December 12, JTS shipped winterization items to the daycare centres and the home for the aged from Busan. A loading ceremnoy was held by the local volunteers.

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Scarlet Fever Outbreak in North Korea

A scarlet fever breakout in North Korea has led to confinement measure by the government authority. Considered a benign disease in South Korea, to the improverished and malnutritioned residents of North Korea this disease can be proven fatal.

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