North Korea will get food - level 1, A12

North Korea will get food - level 1, A12

01-03-2012 23:00

North Korea is a poor country. It is between two very rich countries, China and South Korea, but it wanted to build an atomic bomb in the past. It was a big problem for their neighbours, because South Korea and Japan don’t have atomic bombs.

People in North Korea are hungry. They need food. So after many years, North Korean bosses want to stop building an atomic bomb, but they have to get food. The USA will send 240 000 tons of food to North Korea. The food is usually for children and women.

People believe that this is the beginning of a new time with no atomic bombs in both Koreas.

Written by Danny for News in Levels

Interesting words: poor, rich, neighbour.

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