TITLE

Kim-centered N. Korea - in break with tradition - releases photos of all members of National Defense Commission

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
East-Asia-Intel Reports;4/24/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that North Korea's state-run newspaper "Rodong Sinmun," has ran photographs of all the members of the National Defense Commission (NDC). It is stated that the move bolsters the NDC's authority as the country's effective command center. It featured all 13 members of the NDC, including Kim Jong-Il who chairs the state body that oversees the country's 1.2 million-strong military.
ACCESSION #
39368053

 

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