Seung-Yeon Chung | NK News
June 18, 2024

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Seung-Yeon Chung

Seung-Yeon Chung is a state media specialist at NK News. She previously worked in the Department of Unification and Foreign Ministry at Korean Broadcast System (KBS).

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State media review: Kim Jong Un snaps a photo with pro-military ‘activists’
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State media review: Kim Jong Un snaps a photo with pro-military ‘activists’

An in-depth analysis of efforts to promote national defense, a meeting on reforestation, Kim Jong Il’s birthday and more

State media review: Kim Jong Un snaps a photo with pro-military ‘activists’
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Seung-Yeon Chung February 16, 2023
State media review: North Korea sends condolences to Syria, Turkey after quakes
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State media review: North Korea sends condolences to Syria, Turkey after quakes

An in-depth analysis of Kim Jong Un’s letter to Assad, satellite criticism, army anniversary celebrations and more

State media review: North Korea sends condolences to Syria, Turkey after quakes
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Seung-Yeon Chung February 10, 2023
State media review: North Korea orders young ‘volunteers’ to construction sites
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State media review: North Korea orders young ‘volunteers’ to construction sites

An in-depth analysis of youth mobilization, forced grain donation, criticism of the UN Command and more

State media review: North Korea orders young ‘volunteers’ to construction sites
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Seung-Yeon Chung February 2, 2023
State media review: North Korea celebrates Cold War capture of US ship
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State media review: North Korea celebrates Cold War capture of US ship

An in-depth analysis of the USS Pueblo crisis, Kim Jong Un’s two favorite schools, Lunar New Year festivities and more

State media review: North Korea celebrates Cold War capture of US ship
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Seung-Yeon Chung January 26, 2023
State media review: North Korean drama doubles down on violence and adult themes
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State media review: North Korean drama doubles down on violence and adult themes

An in-depth analysis of a provocative spy show, criticism of the UN chief, updates on COVID and more

State media review: North Korean drama doubles down on violence and adult themes
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Seung-Yeon Chung January 19, 2023
State media review: North Korea says Kim Jong Un made Dennis Rodman famous
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State media review: North Korea says Kim Jong Un made Dennis Rodman famous

An in-depth analysis of a new propaganda book, class education anniversary, Kim’s birthday and more

State media review: North Korea says Kim Jong Un made Dennis Rodman famous
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Seung-Yeon Chung January 12, 2023
State media review: Long-lost North Korean media star reappears on Chinese site
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State media review: Long-lost North Korean media star reappears on Chinese site

An in-depth analysis of vlogger Un A, a landmark children’s congress and unconventional new year’s celebrations

State media review: Long-lost North Korean media star reappears on Chinese site
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Seung-Yeon Chung January 5, 2023
New North Korean drama leans on violence and foul language to appeal to viewers

New North Korean drama leans on violence and foul language to appeal to viewers

More provocative propaganda may be attempt to cater to younger generations who have been exposed to foreign content

New North Korean drama leans on violence and foul language to appeal to viewers
Seung-Yeon Chung
Seung-Yeon Chung January 4, 2023
Official 2023 North Korean calendar lays out contours of the year ahead

Official 2023 North Korean calendar lays out contours of the year ahead

DPRK again excludes nuclear test holiday and Kim Jong Un’s birthday, while major army anniversary approaches

Official 2023 North Korean calendar lays out contours of the year ahead
Seung-Yeon Chung
Seung-Yeon Chung December 30, 2022
State media review: North Korea slams Seoul’s economic policies as pro-US
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State media review: North Korea slams Seoul’s economic policies as pro-US

An in-depth analysis of criticism of Yoon, praise of nuclear missiles, admonitions to study hard and more

State media review: North Korea slams Seoul’s economic policies as pro-US
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Seung-Yeon Chung December 29, 2022
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