Category: New years

Kim Jong Un made his annual New Year Address to mark the start of 2019. Roughly two thirds of his speech was devoted to the economy. Kim Jong Un called for increased electricity supply and the need for modernization and innovation in consumer goods production. Kim Jong Un also stated that the United States should provide sanctions relief soon or he would have no choice but to try a different approach to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.

Kim Jong Un made his annual New Year Address to mark the start of 2019. Roughly two thirds of his speech was devoted to the economy. Kim Jong Un called for increased electricity supply and the need for modernization and innovation in consumer goods production. Kim Jong Un also stated that the United States should provide sanctions relief soon or he would have no choice but to try a different approach to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.

A large fireworks show was held along the Taedong River in Pyongyang to mark the start of 2018.

New Years in Pyongyang