North Korean leadership promotes Im Chon Il to vice foreign minister

North Korean authorities promoted First European Department director general (유럽1국장). Im Chon Il to the position of Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs. Continue reading “North Korean leadership promotes Im Chon Il to vice foreign minister”

North Korean leader Orders to Promote Military Ranks of KPA Commanding Officers

Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Central Military Commission of the Workers’ Party of Korea, ordered to promote the military ranks of commanding officers of the Korean People’s Army on Saturday on the occasion of the 70th founding anniversary of the DPRK.

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DPRK Ambassador to Syria Appointed

Jang Myong Ho was appointed as DPRK ambassador to Syria, according to a decree of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK. There were no DPRK ambassador since 2008. A former one was Choe Su Hon who served there between 1998 and 2008. Choe Su Hon is know an experienced officer acting as a deputy minister of the DPRK MOFA.