North Korean President, Kim Jong-un has for the first time acknowledged his country’s food concerns in a recent meeting of senior leaders.
According to the president, the country’s agricultural sector had failed to meet its grain target due to weather events like typhoons and subsequent flooding.
NK news reports a kg of banana costing $45 in the country.
The country is facing international sanctions due to nuclear programs and activities.
Despite hardships, Pyongyang forever remains to be independent and strictly denying any international grants or assistance.