November 29, 2023

End “disease” of foreign dependence, North Korean party daily urges South

Rodong Sinmun says Seoul has "nothing to gain" from close ties with U.S.

North Korea’s Rodong Sinmun on Wednesday urged the South Korean government to wipe out the “disease of dependence on foreign forces,” warning that the tendency could lead to “destruction.”

In an analysis written by reporter Ho Yong Min, the party daily said “following foreign powers is an intensified manifestation of submission to the powerful, and there is nothing to gain from it."