August 05, 2021

North Korea will convene a meeting to decide on ‘issue of crucial significance’

Significant foreign and domestic policy announcements expected at ruling party Plenary Meeting on Aug. 19

Updated at 07:50 KST.

North Korea's ruling party will convene a Plenary Meeting on Aug. 19 to "consider an issue of crucial significance," state media announced on Tuesday, a day before the event.