US aid groups send medical and rehabilitation equipment to North Korea for treatment of children with developmental disabilities, according to its co-founder's website.

The IGNIS community dispatched a cargo ship last week from China's coastal city of Dylan to the port city of Nampo, North Korea, carrying beds, pediatric medicine and other items.

"The medical device is scheduled to arrive in Pyongyang within a week or two, the first of many medical transports," she said, although the aid was at a time when the two countries were in full swing. Diplomatic conflict over disarmament By: Chhouk Bora