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July 6, 2020

Pence Cartoon: “Deflated”

Explanatory Note “Deflated” reveals the contradictions of North Korea’s response to COVID-19. The country still maintains that it has no COVID-19 cases, which is almost laughable if not for the seriousness of the pandemic. There...

Pence Cartoon: “Game of Thrones”

Explanatory Note:  “Game of Thrones“ draws inspiration from news that Kim Yo Jong (KYJ), North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (KJU)’s sister, has become the country’s de facto “No. 2” amid difficult-to-confirm reports that the...
high risk bonds

Pence Cartoon: “High Risk Bonds”

Explanatory Note:  The cartoon "High-Risk Bonds" draws inspiration from a series of recent Daily NK articles focusing on North Korea's wealthy entrepreneurial class, the donju (or "masters of money"). Involved in businesses ranging from smuggling...