Appointment of a new foreign minister is not surprising, but Ri Son Gwon, if his appointment is confirmed, is
Customized VIP bus was used in August missile tests, while SUVs dominated domestic travel
Aid groups describe food insecurity in North Korea, but Kim Jong Un recently spoke of "unprecedented" harvest in 2019
Market data indicates food prices remain low and stable, could support DPRK leadership's claims
Monthly total for November was lowest since July 2018, according to new UN data
NK Pro charts the DPRK officials most frequently by Kim Jong Un's side in 2019
Imagery shows dismantling of Kangdong Airfield facilities, while North Korean elite air clubs see recent boost
Médecins Sans Frontières and Swiss Humanitarian Aid are first aid groups to receive UN sanctions exemptions in new year
New infrastructure may have served as a riding practice ground before December's highly-publicized mountain trek
The DPRK leader's speech at the recent plenum indicates the country may become even more insular to withstand sanctions
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