North Korea Leadership Watch

Research and Analysis on the DPRK Leadership

State Security Chief U Tong Chuk Promoted

National Defense Commission Member and Senior Deputy Director of the State Security Department, U Tong Chuk, was promoted to KPA General in this year’s military promotions list in honor of … Continue reading

04/14/2010 · Leave a comment

KJI Watches KPA Exercises on Day of the Sun

Kim Jong Il observed the military exercises while issuing promotions for 100 KPA general-grade officers.  This was the largest 15 April Promotions List since 1997.  Yonhap reports: In a release … Continue reading

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New Study on Office #39

The US Army War College’s Strategic Studies Institute’s Letort Papers series (SSI and the Letort series produce fascinating and excellent scholarship) has published a comprehensive study on the activities of … Continue reading

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