North Korea Leadership Watch

Research and Analysis on the DPRK Leadership

Kim Pyong Ryul (deceased)

Kim Pyong Ryul



1969: Chief Secretary, North Pyongan KWP Provincial Committee

1970: Elected, Member, CC KWP

1972: Deputy, 5th SPA

1982: Deputy, 7th SPA

1986: Deputy, 8th SPA

1989: Resigned as Chief Secretary of the North Pyongan KWP Provincial Committee

1990: KWP Secretary, Central People’s Committee

1991: Promoted, Lieutenant General, KPA

1995: Promoted, General, KPA

1998: (September) Elected, President, DPRK Central Court

Deputy, 10th SPA

Member, Legislation Committee, 10th SPA

2003: Deputy, 11th, SPA

2009: Deputy, 12th SPA

Member, Legislation Committee, 12th SPA

Re-appointed, President, DPRK Central Court

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