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Analysis: Will North Korea’s economy survive the sanctions?

Pyongyang’s GDP estimated to have fallen by 4.1 percent last year.

Sanctions are having devastating effects on North Korea‘s economy

The country’s economy is in decline for the second year in a row.

Exports out of North Korea plunged 86 percent in 2018 as sanctions took effect.

Al Jazeera talks to Aidan Foster-Carter, an honorary senior research fellow in sociology in modern Korea at Leeds University.