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South-North Relations

Weekly Report on North Korea

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Weekly Report on North Korea from February 15 to 21, 2020 (No. 1505)

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2020-02-21
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【Internal Affairs】

On February 16, the North Korean media reported that Kim Jong Un visited the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, together with the members of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK).

On February 15, the North Korean media reported that the North made progress in the first-stage construction of the Tanchon Power Station.

On February 16, the North Korean media reported that Premier Kim Jae Ryong gave field guidance at the Pukchang Thermal Power Complex, the Jangsan Mine, the construction site of the Sunchon Phosphate Fertilizer Factory, the Chollima Steel Complex, and the Pungnyeon Mine.

On February 18, the North Korean media maintained that the revolutionary traditions of Mount Baekdu are the driving force behind victory after victory even amid a raging storm of anti-socialism.

On February 18, the North Korean media reported that the North completed the construction of Orangchon Power Station No. 4.

On February 20, the North Korean media argued that there was no coronavirus outbreak in the North while urging the people to wholly participate in anti-epidemic hygiene efforts.

On February 21, the North Korean media emphasized that self-reliance is an immutable way forward, or a means of development of Juche Korea.

On February 21, the North Korean media underscored science and technology as a strategic asset, saying that developing science and technology is the best way to neutralize the enemies’ blockage of science and technology and accelerate the development of socialism.

 

【Foreign Affairs】

On February 19, the North Korean media blasted Japan’s military activities including the latest US-Japan air force drill.