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Defying Washington, N Koreans continue to earn wages in Poland

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Two men walking towards a dormitory used by North Korean workers at the Partner shipyard in Skolwin, Poland.

Poland

AT an isolated shipyard on Poland's Baltic coast, men in coveralls used welding torches under a cold drizzle, forging an oil tanker for a customer in the Netherlands. The scene was unremarkable, save for the provenance of a dozen of the workers.

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