September 26, 2020

North Korea pays tribute to Xi Jinping in special mass games performance

Mass propaganda event returns for first time since suspension, though content appears China-tailored

Updated 1530 KST to include details from KCTV coverage of the event

North Korea on Thursday evening paid bombastic tribute to its 70-year-long relationship with China and the country's current leader Xi Jinping with a one-time special "grand mass gymnastics and artistic performance," state media reported.