North Korea in October 2019: a month in review and what’s ahead
An analytic look at the main developments of the October 1-October 31 period
NK Pro has conducted an in-depth analytic review of news on the peninsula for the period between October 1 and October 31.
In addition to an Executive Summary providing top-line findings, the following review includes detailed analysis on a wide range of other specialist focus areas.
Furthermore, it also includes a look ahead at the five events most likely to create news in November.
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FOREIGN RELATIONS: NORTH KOREA
- 01North Korea eyes China trade restart as COVID-19 import zone activity ramps up
- 02Resuming inter-Korean hotline communications: What it means
- 03NK Pro briefing: Humanitarian aid and the civil environment of North Korea
- 04North Korea’s five-year strategy set outlandish targets for economic growth
- 05No more defectors? What the drop in numbers means for North Korea and the world
- 06Overtaxed cell network and shoddy construction pose risks in North Korea
- 07Power, fuel, and roads: North Korea’s severe infrastructure risks
- 08How North Korea’s poor infrastructure could compound devastation in a disaster