TITLE

Another top economic planner disappears from public view in North Korea

AUTHOR(S)
Jong-Heon, Lee
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
East-Asia-Intel Reports;10/12/2011, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the dismissal of Hong Sok-Hyong, chief of the planning and finance department of the Workers' Party in North Korea. Hong was stated to the best economic policymaker and was expected to serve as a key economic aide to heir-apparent Kim Jong-Un. According to South Korea's newspaper Hong Sok-Hyong has been charged of spying for China.
ACCESSION #
66898271

 

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