February 06, 2023

Kim Jong Un orders crackdown on ‘abuse of power’ among North Korean officials

DPRK leader discusses struggle against ‘unsound’ acts with top party secretaries in follow-up to last week’s plenum

North Korean ruling party officials face a crackdown on “abuse of power” after a meeting Sunday between leader Kim Jong Un and seven top party secretaries, according to state media.

The meeting was a direct follow-up to a three-day party plenum held last week, the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Monday.