November 29, 2023

NK Media Watch – Jan 22 to 28

Emperor Gojong, Lunar New Years, and an letter to South Korea

Among the more routine stories of progress throughout the country, North Korean TV news from this week featured a few interesting stories. Those being, the expression of anti-Japanese sentiments while marking the 95th anniversary of Emperor Gojong’s death, the hosting a Lunar New Year friendship event with representatives from China, and the National Defense Commission writes to the South suggesting ways to achieve peace on the peninsula. 

Honoring Emperor Gojong