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Weekly Report on North Korea

Weekly Report on North Korea from May 23 to 29, 2020 (No. 1519)

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2020-05-29
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【Internal Affairs】

On May 24, the North Korean media reported that Kim Jong Un presided over the fourth plenary meeting of the Seventh Central Military Commission of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK).

On May 23, the North Korean media reported that the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly issued a decree on instituting April 25, the founding day of the Korean People’s Revolutionary Army (KPRA), as a national holiday.

On May 23, the North Korean media reported that Chairman of the Central Military Commission of the WPK Kim Jong Un gave Order No. 0015 on the promotion of commanding officers.

On May 23, the North Korean media reported that Premier Kim Jae Ryong gave a field guidance at Nampo Port, the Chongsan Co-op Farm in Kangso District, the Pyongyang Metro, the Kim Chong Tae electric locomotive factory, and the Kumsong Tractor Factory.

On May 23, the North Korean media emphasized the significance of the completion of the 2nd-stage waterway project in South Hwanghae Province, saying that it is a gift from workers and shock brigade members out of loyalty to the leadership and the Party and a monumental edifice in the era of the Workers’ Party of Korea.

On May 25, the North Korean media reported that Pak Pong Ju, vice chairman of the Central Committee of the WPK, provided field guidance at the waterway in South Hwanghae Province and many other units including the Haeju Tractor Accessory Parts Factory, the Haeju Farm Machine Factory, and the Ryugyong Necessities Factory.

On May 25, the North Korean media explained the Law on Recycling adopted at the 3rd Session of the 14th Supreme People’s Assembly.

On May 26, the North Korean media underscored that the North should build a stronghold for ideological culture to hold fast to socialism.

On May 26, the North Korean media called on the whole economy to come together in solidarity for innovation.

 

【Foreign Affairs】

On May 25, the North Korean media reported thatthe Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly (SPA) of the DPRK sent a message of greetings to the Central Standing Committee of the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chongryon) on the occasion of its 65th anniversary of the formation of Chongryon.

On May 25, the North Korean media expressed congratulations on the 65th anniversary of the formation of Chongryon, saying that they are “our affectionate family members and revolutionary comrades.”