North Korea GUESTS: Andrew Natsios /Executive Director, World Vision Relief and Development Fariz Zackarias /Research Fellow, Council on Foreign Relation Join host Melinda Penkava for a look at the food shortage in North Korea. Flooding and poor harvest have North Korea on the verge of famine. The US, which often donates large amounts of food aid to needy countries, has provided North Korea with minimal assistance. This response is intended to urge the North Korean government towards democracy and an open economy. Melinda talks with guests about US strategy and whether North Koreans should reform their government before they can get aid.