Pyongyang's Never-Ending Purges

There's a reason North Korea is taking even more risks than usual.

Issue: March-April 2016

CHOE RYONG-HAE, North Korea’s second- or third-ranked figure, did not attend a state funeral in November, and, more significantly, his name did not appear on the list of the event’s organizing committee. Choe’s sin? A water leak at the newly constructed Mount Paektu Hero Youth Power Station.

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