TITLE

N. Korea's heir-apparent controlled surveillance agency since 2009; Sons of ruling class promoted

AUTHOR(S)
Jong-Heon, Lee
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
East-Asia-Intel Reports;4/20/2011, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that Kim Jong-Un, North Korea's heir-apparent, has been under control of the top surveillance agency of the country, since 2009. It is stated that State Security Department is the top surveillance agency of the country, which is controlled by the National Defense Commission chaired by leader Kim Jong-Il. A South Korean government official noted in a South Korean newspaper that Kim Jong-Un is being seen as director of the security department.
ACCESSION #
60500705

 

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