August 8, 2011 / The New York Times
Isaac Stone Fish
Isaac Stone Fish traveled to the North Korean border to report on the underground drug trade, and realized after returning the country possesses secrets journalists may never uncover.
June 23, 2011 / Newsweek
Sean Gallagher
Isaac Stone Fish examines China’s growing struggle to combat illegal drug trafficking across its border with North Korea. Photographer Sean Gallagher went to China on assignment for Newsweek to capture life in these impacted border towns.
June 20, 2011 / Newsweek
Isaac Stone Fish
In Yanji, China cross-border politics and a sense of hopelessness fuel a growing meth addiction. 
June 20, 2011 / Untold Stories
Isaac Stone Fish
In Yanji, China, North Koreans were once a common sight. Now, a police crackdown has driven this community of defectors and illegals underground.
June 20, 2011 / Untold Stories
Isaac Stone Fish
Isaac Stone Fish tracks crystal meth as it makes its way across North Korea's porous border, but good information is hard to find.
June 20, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sean Gallagher, Isaac Stone Fish
North Korean enterprises have turned to the production of crystal meth as their export drug of choice. Much of the drug passes through the DPRK’s porous border with northeast China.
June 16, 2011 /
Isaac Stone Fish
Isaac Stone Fish talks about his reporting for the project, North Korea’s Addicting Export: Crystal Meth, from Yanji, China.