24 C
Pyongyang
September 27, 2020

Tag: kim yo jong

Kim Yo Jong tightens party membership requirements nationwide

In what appears to be a move aimed at “steadying the foundations” of North Korea’s communist party before Party Foundation Day on Oct. 10,...

Pence Cartoon: “Hell’s Bells”

Explanatory Note “Hell's Bells” comments on the flurry of events that have occurred since June, when Kim Yo Jong - Kim Jong Un’s younger sister...

Kim Yo Jong leads stipend scheme to encourage more child births

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, Kim Yo Jong, is leading an effort to pay out stipends aimed at encouraging North Koreans to...

Kim Yo Jong becomes full member of N. Korea’s politburo

Kim Yo Jong recently became a full member of North Korea’s politburo, which suggests that she continues to solidify her position as the country’s...

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...

Kim Yo Jong and the “Party Center”

With Kim Yo Jong, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, playing a more central role in state affairs, the frequent appearance of the...

N. Korea’s decision to redeploy troops decided on last month

North Korea had already decided to redeploy troops to guard posts within the Mt. Kumgang Tourist Region, Kaesong Industrial Complex and the Demilitarized Zone...

Kim Yo Jong orders officials to console “loyal” families of defectors

Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, recently instructed officials throughout the country to “provide encouragement and education to...

Understanding Kim Yo Jong’s hard-line stance toward the South

Kim Yo Jong is taking a hard-line against South Korea as part of efforts to expand upon her "revolutionary achievements," a key measure of...

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...

Recent Articles