October 19, 2021

North Korea hints at celebrations for Kim Jong Un’s first decade in power

State media promoting ‘10 Years of Great Revolutionary Leadership’ in a range of new articles and programs

North Korean state media has stepped up celebrations this month for Kim Jong Un’s first decade in power, in a campaign that may culminate in high-profile public events for the leader despite ongoing economic challenges.

Various state-run outlets created new sections on their websites to celebrate Kim’s 10th year in power this month, as likely dates for public celebrations in October and December draw near.