Choe Ryong-hae was named President of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea. Photo: EPA-EFE Choe Ryong-hae was named President of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea. Photo: EPA-EFE
Choe Ryong-hae was named President of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea. Photo: EPA-EFE
North Korea

North Korea replaces premier as Kim Jong-un consolidates power in major reshuffle

  • Choe Ryong-hae was named president of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea
  • For the first time, state media referred to Kim as ‘supreme representative of all the Korean people’

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Choe Ryong-hae was named President of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea. Photo: EPA-EFE Choe Ryong-hae was named President of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea. Photo: EPA-EFE
Choe Ryong-hae was named President of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea. Photo: EPA-EFE
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