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Watch for Kim Jong-il to create a ‘defining moment’ to mark his youngest son’s anticipated ascendancy. Continue reading
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The youngest son of North Korea’s authoritarian leader has been given the title of “Brilliant Comrade,” a sign the communist regime is preparing the 26-year-old to succeed the ailing Kim Jong Il, a newspaper reported… Continue reading
This is the final draft of the United Nations resolution concerning the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea (DPRK).
It was unanimously adopted by the Security Council in today’s session, which included avid support for the measure by both Russia and China; states that had previously shied away from harsher penalties against the roguish regime of North Korean leader, Kim Jong-il. Continue reading
Per our June 2nd posting, North Korea has begun to ratchet up its rhetoric in advance of the rapid succession of Kim Jong-un to the leadership of the DPRK; the rationalisation being that any leader of the insular communist regime must be tried by fire. […] Continue reading