Mansudae Korea

April 15: Day of the Sun

April 15th is the date of the most significant public holiday in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea; The Day of the Sun. This holiday marks the birthday of the first Supreme Leader and incumbent Eternal President Kim Il Sung (1912...

Kim Jong Suk: The Mother of Korea

Kim Jong Suk, is known throughout the DPRK as the ‘Mother of Korea’, or, the ‘Anti-Japanese Heroine’. She was the wife of then-General Kim Il Sung from 1941 until her death in 1949 at the age of just 31 and is an important figure in...

When the US & North Korea Teamed Up: The Dai Hong Dan Incident

In October 2007, the Korean Central News Agency released a statement praising the United States and its military which, from today’s perspective, would seem to come from an alternate reality. We feel grateful to the United States for its assistance...

7 Years of Kim Jong Un

Overview Chairman of the State Affairs Commission, First Secretary of the Worker’s Party of Korea, Chair of the Central Military Commission, Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army, Leader of the Presidium of the Politburo and Supreme Leader...

First trip to the DPRK | Pyongyang & Pyongsong

The city of Pyongyang, relatively small by international standards, is most well known for buildings and sites located in the heart of the city. For this reason, a walk between the Grand Theatre and Kim Il Sung Square may seem to an outsider as a...

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