A Puzzle in Pyongyang

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    A Puzzle in Pyongyang - By Rüdiger Frank | Foreign Policy

    A really good article I think that puts into perspective the leadership transition in North Korea for those who may not of been able to get all the details thus far or have been paying attention.
     
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    Hereditary monarchy in a communist state... the world is full of contradictions.

    One can only hope he is less a dork than his dad.

    The previous heir apparent caused too much trouble I guess.
     
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    He was considered too "soft" by his father. Plus he got caught trying to sneak into Japan on a fake passport I believe it was.
     
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    Pyonyang has always been a puzzle to mankind.

    Sometimes they like it this way....the next time they like it another way and the first way annoys them now....


    ....wait...we're not talking about the same thing, are we?
     
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    Another workers paradise.
     

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