Three months labor for Choe Son Hui, the North Korea’s first vice minister of foreign affairs

In a recent article of DailyNK.com, we were informed that Choe Son Hui, the adopted daughter of Choe Yong Rim, a former Prime Minister of North Korea, was sent to three months labour service out of Pyongyang. Choe Son Hui is an experienced North Korean diplomat. It is not a surprise, taht she was sent to a Labor Camp. It is a standard mechanism of the North Korean Political System. North Korean senior politicians do have a lot of privileges (including owning luxurious flats in major Chinese cities), but they do also know that they cannot create a circle of politician support.

This English speaking lady was also often involved in North Korean-American affairs.

Her biographical sketch is available here.

The North Korean nuclear dismantlement and the management of its nuclear wastes

I’m delighted to announce the publication of my latest report entitled The North Korean nuclear dismantlement and the management of its nuclear wastes, prepared for the Boym Institute in Poland, a leading institution in Poland analyzing innovations in Asia.


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