Kim Jong-un accuses her own government of incompetence. North Korea is facing ruin not only economically.
North Korea: Kim Jong-un attacks your own government and throws a high-ranking employee out.
Under rulers Kim Jong-un controls North Korea towards disaster.
The corona crisis makes the situation even worse.
The diplomatic efforts of Kim Jong-un have failed. In North Korea also threatens the next famine.
+++ Update from 02/14/2021, 7.45 a.m.:
The supreme ruler North Korea, Kim Jong-un, responded to the country’s economic downturn by firing a senior government official. As reported by state media from North Korea, the fired employee was entrusted with the country’s economic renewal. But he missed developing new ideas that could lead the country out of economic misery.
According to information from the Aljazeera news agency Kim Jong-un only hired the now fired economic advisor a month ago.
The personal departure symbolizes the disastrous situation in which North Korea currently located.
The economy is down, diplomatic efforts to improve relations, especially with the USA, have failed for the time being.
The country is also facing famine due to a number of natural disasters.
The border controls are due to the corona crisis, that too North Korea controlled even more than usual in the isolated country.
Kim Jong-un sharply criticizes his own government for being incapable.
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North Korea: Kim Jong-un railed against his own government
First report from 02/12/2021, 2:15 p.m .: Pyongyang – Kim Jong-un, Ruler of North Korea, has his government public disability and incompetence accused.
The reason for the displeasure is the increasing economic problems of the dictatorial country in East Asia. State media reported on Friday (February 12, 2021) that, according to Kim, there was a lack of innovation and intelligent strategies in the development of the Five year plan for the economy.
In this context, he accused his cabinet of developing programs that did not show any significant progress compared to previous projects. According to media reports, Kim Jong-un said on the four-day Plenary session of the Central Committee of the Labor Party: “
The plans did not accurately reflect the ideology and guidelines of the party, leaving innovative insights and shrewd ones Strategies miss. “That cabinet also failed to “play a leading role in drawing up plans for key economic areas,” said Kim.
Kim Jong-un sharply criticizes North Korea’s cabinet – incompetence in economic problems
This year’s goals to achieve a Five-year development plan were at the center of the report, which lasts until Thursday (02/11/2021), writes the dpa news agency. This plan was only developed in January of this year. Kim admitted at the time that the goals of the old five-year plan drawn up in 2016 had not been met. In his New Year’s speech it was said that the plan had been missed “in almost all areas”.
Kim Jong-un is currently railing against North Korea’s own government. (Archive photo)
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Kim now reportedly threw the cabinet suppose only to have compiled figures from the ministries. While it’s the goals for that Agricultural production have set unrealistically high this year, the quotas for the Electricity production too low. Kim insinuated that the cabinet wanted to avoid criticism at the end of the year if the goals were not met.
North Korea: Trade with China is suffering massively from the corona pandemic
Various media cited the state news agency KCNA, after which Kim called for the domestic production of goods and materials to be increased. Probably the biggest reason for this is because of Natural disasters and the Corona-Pandemic of the Trade of the country has declined sharply. Just trading with China, which is extremely important for the otherwise highly isolated country, collapsed by more than 80 percent on.
The bilateral trade volume in 2020 was $ 539.1 million (444.5 million euros), the South Korean news agency Yonhap reported on Friday, citing Chinese customs data.
Other topics at the day-long plenary session were Kims Vision for inter-Korean affairs, relations with other countries as well as personnel issues and party rules.
A high-ranking North Korean diplomat recently fled to South Korea – Kim Jong and power is dwindling. (Sandra Böhm with dpa)
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