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Google chief's daughter spills beans on N. Korea
Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 01/21/2013 @ 6:14 pm In World | No Comments
(NEWS) — The teenage daughter of Google chairman Eric Schmidt has shed some light on her father’s secretive trip to North Korea.
In a blog posting at the weekend entitled “It might not get weirder than this”, Sophie Schmidt provided a candid take on the controversial three-day trip earlier this month that was criticised by the US government.
Ms Schmidt, 19, had accompanied her father on the visit as part of a delegation led by Bill Richardson, the former US ambassador to the United Nations.
On their return, the two men answered a few questions about the nature of the visit, but Sophie Schmidt’s informal account was in many ways far more revealing.
“Our trip was a mixture of highly-staged encounters, tightly-orchestrated viewings and what seemed like genuine human moments,” she wrote.
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