October 22, 2019
N.Korean leadership activity follows Byungjin Line in January
Kim regime continually attentive to economic matters alongside fourth nuclear test
North Korean leadership activity in January 2016 unsurprisingly included significant attention to the country’s fourth nuclear test, conducted on January 6. In addition to the focus on the nuclear test (which constituted the majority of military and political events) the regime leadership continued its public emphasis on economic development. Together, the interest in nuclear and economic