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Kim Jong Il spent a year learning English in former British colony Malta
The now ex-NIS head meddled in politics and damaged inter-Korean ties
Prominent military/party official of new generation continues rise after temporary decline
Moral: The two Koreas urgently need to find their way back to a better way of relating
Time ripe for applying Trustpolitik to the Yellow Sea maritime border – expert
Ma follows Hwang as key party officials gain greater influence over military
Five-month vacancy ends for top position at embassy reportedly involved in illicit arms trade
Drones will fill regional reconnaissance gaps, support interests of America’s Asian allies
Aesthetic changes, media attention, and Kim’s flying habits have propaganda use for air services
Ascension of Hwang Pyong So to No. 2 slot caps month full of leadership transitions
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