North Korea Leadership Watch

Research and Analysis on the DPRK Leadership

Chinese Officials Visit DPRK Embassy in Beijing and CPC Sends Message to KWP

DPRK state media reported on 17 December (Monday) that Communist Party of China [CPC] Secretary and Politburo Member Liu Yunshan led a group of senior CPC and PRC Government officials … Continue reading

12/17/2012 · 1 Comment

KPA Holds Memorial and Loyalty Meeting On KJI Death Anniversary

DPRK state media reported on 17 December (Monday) that the Korean People’s Army [KPA] held a memorial rally on the plaza in front of the Ku’msusan Memorial Palace to commemorate … Continue reading

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Ceremony Opens Renovation of Ku’msusan Memorial Palace (updated)

DPRK state media reported on 17 December (Monday) that Kim Jong Un (Kim Cho’ng-u’n) attended a ceremony opening the renovated Ku’msusan Memorial Palace.  KJU’s last reported public appearance was his … Continue reading

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Choe Ryong Hae Taken Down a Peg?

Choe Ryong Hae has been reduced in rank, moving from Korean People’s Army [KPA] Vice Marshal (ch’asu)  to General (taejang).  During the 16 December (Sunday) memorial service held to commemorate … Continue reading

12/16/2012 · 2 Comments

National Memorial Service Held to Commemorate the 1st Anniversary of KJI’s Death

DPRK state media reported on 16 December (Sunday) that Kim Jong Un attended a national memorial service was held at Pyongyang Indoor Stadium commemorating the first anniversary of the death … Continue reading

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Workers Organizations Hold Meetings Commemorating KJI Demise

DPRK state media reported that a series of Workers’ Organizations meetings were held during 12-13 December to commemorate the one-year anniversary of Kim Jong Il’s death.  On 12 December (Wednesday) … Continue reading

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