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August 17, 2020 - The Daily Mail

North Koreans ordered to hand over pet dogs to be killed for meat as country hit by food shortages

North Koreans ordered to hand over pet dogs to be killed for meat as country hit by food shortages
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Kim Jong-un has declared that pet dogs are a symbol of capitalist 'decadence' and ordered that dogs in Pyongyang be rounded up - and owners are fearful that their beloved pets are being used to solve the nation's food shortages.

Dictator Kim announced in July that owning a pet is now against the law, denouncing having a dog at home as 'a tainted trend of bourgeois ideology'.

'Authorities have identified households with pet dogs and are forcing them to give them up or forcefully confiscating them and putting them down', a source told South Korea's Chosun Ilbo newspaper.

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