South Korea announces $11 million aid package for North, to allow businessmen to visit Kaesong

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May 17, 2019 9:01 PM

SEOUL (NYTIMES) – South Korea said Friday (May 17) that it would provide US$8 million (S$11 million) in humanitarian aid to help North Korea’s malnourished children and pregnant women, as the North faces severe drought and a food crisis caused by its worst harvest in a decade.