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Shouldn't this be tagged as (2015)?

On the other side, it is interesting how close they have made recent versions of Red Star OS to look like MacOS X. I guess they don't care a lot about copyright infringement. Which is possibly related to the fact that Kim Jong Un has had, at least in the past, access to an iMac [1].

[1] http://www.businessinsider.com/brand-new-photo-confirms-that...

I don't think there is copyright infringement in this case, as I doubt anyone holds copyrights in North Korea.

This is not the case. DPRK is a member of the World Intellectual Property Organisation [0] and has laws relating to IP [1]. It is perfectly possible to register intellectual property there and plenty of multinational organisations do so.

[0] http://www.wipo.int/treaties/en/ShowResults.jsp?country_id=9...

[1] http://www.wipo.int/wipolex/en/profile.jsp?code=KP

I wonder if they apply the 3-generations jail sentence for copyright infringement as well...

They just might, for copying western books, for example. ;)

That was in poor taste.

Yes, it should be. I was disappointed not to see any new information about it.

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