April 09, 2020

North Korean official purged for “debauchery,” defying quarantine: state media
Chonnae county cadre accused of undermining nationwide coronavirus prevention measures by organizing drinking parties
A provincial cadre was recently demoted for drinking, "debauchery," and breaching the country's strict coronavirus prevention rules, North Korean state media said, in a highly unusual report that could hint at a broader anti-corruption drive by Pyongyang.In an article titled "Let's find a lesson from the complacent, idle, and privilege-seeking acts among Chonnae County officials," ruling party