Articles focused on the workings of North Korea’s political system.

Friday 17th February, 2017

North Korean ex-ambassador Thae Yongho attended an international conference hosted by the Institute for National Security Strategy (INSS) where he participated in a discussion about security in Northe...

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Monday 13th August, 2012

“Mr Jang Jin-sung will die an unnatural death”: DPRK responds to our satellite imagery report on Pyongyang with a death threat The DPRK unwittingly verified the accuracy of our “Satellite View o...

Wednesday 8th August, 2012

The biggest news out of North Korea since Kim Jong-il’s death? It’s not Kim Jong-un’s wife. It’s his aunt.   The biggest news out of North Korea since Kim Jong-il’s death is...

Tuesday 7th August, 2012

Youthful dictator Kim Jong-un introduces his wife, Ri Sol-ju, to the world (and is photographed in a theme park). A sign of change for North Korea?   An Unprecedented Move Like a lighting bolt in a c...

Monday 6th August, 2012

In the process of ‘repatriating’ North Korean refugees who manage to cross the Sino-DPRK border, Chinese officers are said to carry out interrogations in order to distinguish between those...