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North Korea: The Sanity Question

DPRK Studies tries to answer the question: Is North Korea's leader Kim Jong-il crazy or not?


  • Just an FYI, Kim Jong-il isn’t the President of North Korea but the, ‘Chairman of the National Defense Commission.’ Kim’s father and former leader of the DPRK, Kim Il-sung, used the title of ‘President,’ and it was decided after he died that he would keep that title ‘eternally,’ and that new leadership would be called… something else.

  • Thanks! Corrected to “leader.” Hadn’t realized they had retired “President.”

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