Pyongyang’s playbook: How North Korea turned sports into tool for regime control | NK News
July 24, 2024
Analysis

Pyongyang’s playbook: How North Korea turned sports into tool for regime control

DPRK’s athletic success is product of decades of effort to assert state power and boost military readiness through sport

Editor’s note: This is the first article in a two-part series on the origins and evolution of the DPRK’s athletics system.


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