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Leadership

Information related to North Korea’s leadership and leadership structures

NK Media Watch – Oct 2 to 8

NK Media Watch – Oct 2 to 8

New Home for North Korean Athletes, Improving Quality of LIfe in Pyongyang, Chastising Park Geun Hye, and the Anniversary of Kim Jong Il's Appointment as General Secretary to the WPK

NK Media Watch – Oct 2 to 8
Matthew McGrath October 9, 2013
Kim Jong Un appearances continue to focus on sports-economy

Kim Jong Un appearances continue to focus on sports-economy

“Kim Jong Un’s Sports Economy on show in September 2013 public appearances”

Kim Jong Un appearances continue to focus on sports-economy
Michael Madden
Michael Madden October 3, 2013
Why do N. Korean leaders refuse to speak at United Nations?

Why do N. Korean leaders refuse to speak at United Nations?

General Assembly historically popular with enemies of the U.S., but not North Korea

Why do N. Korean leaders refuse to speak at United Nations?
Justin Rohrlich
Justin Rohrlich October 2, 2013
The NK News study guide part 5: The idea called Juche

The NK News study guide part 5: The idea called Juche

Origins of misunderstood ideology can be traced from 1955 speech

The NK News study guide part 5: The idea called Juche
Gianluca Spezza
Gianluca Spezza September 30, 2013
How North Koreans ads in western newspapers backfired

How North Koreans ads in western newspapers backfired

Designed mainly for domestic reasons, over-the-top ads were derided even by allies

How North Koreans ads in western newspapers backfired
Benjamin R. Young
Benjamin R. Young September 27, 2013
NK Media Watch – Sept 18 to 24

NK Media Watch – Sept 18 to 24

Korean Thanksgiving, Remember Kim Jong Un's Grandmother, and a trip to meet with Chinese officials

NK Media Watch – Sept 18 to 24
Matthew McGrath September 25, 2013
North Korea taking uneven approach toward U.S., South Korea?

North Korea taking uneven approach toward U.S., South Korea?

What the shooting of a border-swimmer suggests about inter-Korean relations

North Korea taking uneven approach toward U.S., South Korea?
James Hoare
James Hoare September 19, 2013
In rare move, KCNA blasts cheating soccer team

In rare move, KCNA blasts cheating soccer team

Move may be aimed at showing compliance ahead of major sporting events

In rare move, KCNA blasts cheating soccer team
Kang Tae-jun
Kang Tae-jun September 12, 2013
Kim Jong Un’s August visits focus on sports and culture

Kim Jong Un’s August visits focus on sports and culture

Kim Jong Un focuses on sports and culture in August, confirming trend away from military

Kim Jong Un’s August visits focus on sports and culture
Luke Herman
Luke Herman September 10, 2013
The NK News Study Guide, Part 4: Kim Il Sung’s North Korea

The NK News Study Guide, Part 4: Kim Il Sung’s North Korea

A look back at Kim Il Sung's Korea: 1953 - 1994

The NK News Study Guide, Part 4: Kim Il Sung’s North Korea
Gianluca Spezza
Gianluca Spezza September 5, 2013