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South Korean officials attend the tape-cutting during the opening... News PhotoAttending,Ceremony,Diplomacy,Horizontal,Human Rights,North Korea,Opening Ceremony,Politics,Social Issues,Social Services,South KoreaPhotographer Collection: The Asahi Shimbun 2012 The Asahi ShimbunHWACHEON-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - DECEMBER 05: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) South Korean officials attend the tape-cutting during the opening ceremony of the second 'Hanawon', resettlement center for the North Korean defectors on December 5, 2012 in Hwacheon-gun, South Korea. Defectors, after being interrogated, send to the facility to learn for three months on South Korean lifestyles and job training to settle in democratic society. The number of defectors from North Korea has been over 2,000 per year since 2006 and 24,000 defectors are in South Korea as of October 2012. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)