North Korea Leadership Watch

Research and Analysis on the DPRK Leadership

Gen. O Kuk Ryol (1930-2023)

  Gen. O Kuk Ryol (O Kuk-yo’l), a retired former senior national security official and close adviser and friend of late DPRK leader Kim Jong Il (Kim Cho’ng-il), died of heart failure on the morning […]

Feb, 14

Power Organizations after 6th Plenum of the 8th Central Committee

  Political Bureau    Kim Jong Un  PRES  Choe Ryong Hae    PRES  Jo Yong Won   PRES  Kim Tok Hun    PRES  Ri Pyong Chol   PRES  Ri Il Hwan    FULL  Kim Jae Ryong    FULL  Ri Yong Gil […]

Feb, 10


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