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North Korea’s rant about Channel 4’s planned TV series has now been translated into English on the KCNA Japanese website. Like most of their rants, it’s entertaining in small doses.

I’ve often wondered why they invest in a translator that is only semi-competent. Here’s a select quote from the press release:

The British authorities should not forget even a moment the lesson drawn from the incident in which that it was sentenced to permanent death because of “poems of evil” which groundlessly slandered a country in the Mideast in the past.

You can read the full text here.


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