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Google's Eric Schmidt urges North Korea to 'expand internet'

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt has urged North Korea to end its self-imposed isolation and allow its citizens to use the internet.

Speaking after a visit to Pyongyang, he said North Korea would continue to lag economically unless it embraced internet freedom.

He was part of a private US delegation led by former state governor Bill Richardson. The US government has described the visit as "not particularly helpful".

  • 10 Jan 2013
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