December 06, 2021

No signs of parade or other celebrations in Pyongyang ahead of key holiday

Any celebrations likely to be muted as sources in Pyongyang observe no indications of big upcoming event

A month after a large nighttime parade marked the 73rd anniversary of the country's founding, North Korea may be forgoing large celebrations for another key holiday on Oct. 10.

There are no signs of a military parade or other large-scale celebration in Pyongyang, informed sources told NK News on Friday, with less than a day to go until North Korea's 76th Party Foundation Day that marks the establishment of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea (WPK).