TIL that South Korea considers all North Koreans to be its own citizens by birth. Therefore any North Korean that defects to South Korea is automatically a citizen of South Korea.

Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Korean_nationality_law

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  1. Well thank god, because they first have to survive deflecting from North Korea. It’s not like the citizens can just decide I don’t want to be in North Korea anymore.

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