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Prof. Rüdiger Frank analyses the 2019 parliamentary session in his latest article for 38 North, a platform devoted to informed analysis of events in and around North Korea.

In his article, he reviews some of the most notable aspects of the 2019 SPA session, including the "elevation of Kim Jong-un as the Supreme Representative of all Korean People". To read the full article (in English) please see the following link:

In addition, this week Prof. Frank was interviewed by the Korean Newspaper Hankyoreh Sinmun. The interview "Looking behind 28 Years of Travel in North Korea" dealt with some of the most interesting aspects of his most recent book "Unterwegs in Nordkorea: Eine Gratwanderung", which has been translated to Korean. You can read the full interview in the following link: