February 19, 2020

The State Affairs Commission and the consolidation of Kim Jong Un’s power
Kim strengthens grasp on power with new title and decision-making organ
The fourth session of the 13th Supreme People’s Assembly (SPA), held in Pyongyang on June 29, 2016, was the major political event in the country following the 7th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) convened from May 6 to 9, 2016. Specifically, the meeting was aimed at effecting the restructuring of the national organizations according to the directions announced during the Party