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North Korea Weekly (June 21 - 27, 2010)

ROK National Intelligence Service

[Inside North Korea]

o North Korea reorganized its Education Ministry into the Education Committee on June 23 and held a military-civilian rally in Pyongyang commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Korean War on June 25.

[Outside North Korea]

o On June 21, North Korea refuted a statement by the US declaring North Korea a criminal state trying to steal broadcasting signals for the World Cup matches in South Africa. On June 24, North Korea threatened to additionally apply wartime laws to the US citizens detained in the country.

[Inter-Korean Issues]

o In connection with sinking of the South Korean naval corvette Cheonan, North Korea argued through a KCNA complaint on June 21 that the Cheonan incident was a fabrication.

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