Jun 26, · Shocking footage: North Korean agent tortures a woman brutaly. Horrifying footage has emerged of North Korean security agents allegedly beating a woman . Prostitution in North Korea is illegal and is not visible to visitors. North Korea is a source country for women and children who are subjected to sex trafficking. North Korean leaders are said to hold exclusive sexual parties, with thousands of young girls hand-picked from schools. But is Kim Jong-un carrying on the tradition?