Kim Jong Un further consolidated his leadership position at the Seventh Congress of the Workers’ Party in May, the first congress since 1980. Pyongyang conducted two nuclear tests and made advances in missile delivery, eliciting strong sanctions resolutions from the UN Security Council, first in March and again in November.
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Research Article| February 01 2017
North Korea in 2016: Much More of the Same
Charles K. Armstrong
Asian Survey (2017) 57 (1): 119–127.
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Charles K. Armstrong; North Korea in 2016: Much More of the Same. Asian Survey 1 February 2017; 57 (1): 119–127. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.1.119
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