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South-North Relations

Weekly Report on North Korea

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Weekly Report on North Korea from January 16 to 22, 2021 (No. 1553)

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2021-01-22
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【Internal Affairs】

On January 17-19, the North Korean media reported that General Secretary Kim Jong Un had photos taken with participants of the military parade celebrating the 8th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK); the observers to the 8th Party Congress; and guard, security, and defense personnel on January 17 and with publication and printing workers; new Cabinet members; and the newly-elected members of the 8th Party central leadership body on January 19.

On January 17, the North Korean media reported that there was an army-people rally in Pyeongyang.

On January 17, the North Korean media reported that the observers to the 8th Party Congress and the participants of the military parade watched a performance celebrating the 8th Party Congress.

On January 18, the North Korean media reported that the 14th Supreme People’s Assembly (SPA) held its fourth session.

On January 18, the North Korean media reported that the 14th SPA appointed the members of the Cabinet and the director of the Central Public Prosecutors Office at its fourth session.

On January 18, the North Korean media reported that the 14th SPA made a report on cabinet work and state budget at its fourth session.

On January 22, the North Korean media encouraged the people to overcome difficulties by “strengthening our own power and our own self-reliant capacity.”

 

【Foreign Affairs】

On January 18, the North Korean media reported that General Secretary Kim Jong Un sent a congratulatory message to the general secretary of the Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP).