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"60 Minutes" interviews Shin Dong-hyuk, a survivor from a North Korean prison camp


Prachi Gupta
December 3, 2012 7:22PM (UTC)

Shin Dong-hyuk, who was born and raised in a North Korean prison camp until age 23, opened up to Anderson Cooper last night about the experience of living at a "modern day concentration camp" and how he escaped. He admitted that, after being forced to live like an animal, he largely associates freedom with the ability to eat anything he wants. In "60 Minutes Overtime," he tells Cooper that his favorite restaurant is fast food chain In-N-Out Burger:

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Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at pgupta@salon.com.

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