North Korean marks national disability day

19 June 2017

North Korea marked the National Day of Persons with Disabilities on Sunday in Pyongyang. The KCNA news agency showed disabled musicians performing and people visiting a photo exhibition at the Central Youth Hall. KCNA said foreigners working for international organizations and embassies in Pyongyang also attended the event. Some North Korean defectors have testified in the past that North Korea is not generous to disabled people.