July 8, 1994. Kim Jong-il succeeds his father Kim Il-sung as the Supreme Leader of The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. He also becomes the
North and South Korea opened their first official talks in two years on Sunday at a border village “without argument”, the South said, building on
North Korea held a mass rally on Friday (December 14), attended by thousands to mark the successful rocket launch of the second version of satellite
North Korea observed the end of the 100-day mourning period following the death of leader Kim Jong-il last December. Tens of thousands of people
North Korea’s state television showed its top military officers again swearing fervent pledges of loyalty, vowing to become “human rifles and bombs”
North Koreans took part in a ritual rally in Pyongyang on Tuesday, to show support for their country’s policies and new leader Kim Jong-un.