Nicolas Levi conducted a webinar on DPRK’s Europe Ambassador: Kim Pyong-il and DPRK Diplomacy in Europe. This online webinar was organized by the National Committee on North Korea and the East-West Center in Washington.

Nicolas Levi will conduct a webinar on DPRK’s Europe Ambassador: Kim Pyong-il and DPRK Diplomacy in Europe. This online webinar is organized by the National Committee on North Korea and the East-West Center in Washington.

Death of the North Korean general Hyon Chol Hae

Hyon Chol Hae (13 August 1934 – 19 May 2022) was a North Korean military officer. Hyon Chol Hae studied in Pyongyang and in Romania. Hyon Chol Hae was also the uncle of Hyon Song Il, a North Korean defector, who became a member of the board of the Hana Foundation in South Korean. Hyon Chol Hae passed probably away from complications associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic.

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Death of Yang Hyong Sop.

Yang Hyong-sop (1 October 1925 – 13 May 2022) was a North Korean politician who served as Chairman of the Standing Committee of the Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea. Yang Hyong Sop was also a member of the Kim family.

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New Published research paper – the North Korean minority of Beijing

We are delighted to announce the publication of the research paper of Nicolas Levi entitled Présence nord-coréenne à Pékin: étude de cas (A case study analysis: The North Korean presence in Beijing).

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New Published research paper – The concept of Prisoners of War in the Japanese culture

We are delighted to announce the publication of the research paper of Kamil Weber entitled Przede wszystkim honor. Przyczyny i przejawy specyficznego postrzegania jeniectwa w kulturze Japonii – w kontraście do norm społeczeństw zachodnich (Above all, honor. Reasons and manifestations of a specific perception of Prisoners of War in Japanese culture – in contrast to the norms of Western societies.).

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