TITLE

Purge in North Pyongan Province sends shockwaves throughout N. Korea

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
East-Asia-Intel Reports;10/5/2011, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that officials of the Workers' Party of Korea in North Pyongan Province, North Korea were purged following the charges of corruption, which has sent shockwaves through the national party apparatus. As stated, the purge included forcing from office the head of the provincial Guidance Department, firing the Provincial Propaganda secretary, and the head of the workers' union.
ACCESSION #
66665203

 

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