Kim Jong Un orders large-scale construction in Chinese border city of Sinuiju | NK News
July 22, 2024
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Kim Jong Un orders large-scale construction in Chinese border city of Sinuiju

Major redevelopment reportedly underway in DPRK's "gateway city of the country"

Updated 1905 KST to include additional details regarding plans to connect roads to the New Yalu River Bridge, as well as new images from KCTV

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un recently visited Sinuiju along the country’s border with China, state media reported Friday morning, ordering the building of high-rises, shops, and parks as well as a complete review of the city’s overall plan.

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