2019 North Korean parliamentary election

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2019 North Korean parliamentary election

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Number of contested seats in the Supreme People's Assembly to be announced
  Kim Jong-un at the Workers' Party of Korea main building.png
Leader Kim Jong-un
Party Workers' Party
Alliance Fatherland Front
Leader's seat TBA

Incumbent SAC Chairman

Kim Jong-un
Workers' Party



The election of deputies to the 14th Supreme People's Assembly are scheduled to be held in North Korea on 10 March 2019.[1]

Preparations[edit]

On 8 January 2019, the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly issued Decision No. 220, which announced the election of deputies to the 14th Supreme People's Assembly.[2]

On 11 January, the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly issued Decision No. 221, which organized a central election committee for the election of the 14th Supreme People's Assembly that consists of Yang Hyong-sop as chairman, Kim Phyong-hae as vice chairman, Jong Yong-guk as secretary general, and Choe Pu-il, Kim Yong-dae, Kim Yong-ho, Pak Chol-min [ko], Ju Yong-gil, Kim Chang-yop, Jang Chun-sil, Ri Tu-song, Pak Myong-chol and Ryo Jong-son as members.[3]

On 29 January, the Korean Central News Agency reported that the constituencies and sub-constituencies for the election of the 14th Supreme People's Assembly have been organized.

On 3 February, the KCNA reported that election committees have been organized in the constituencies and sub-constituencies.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Election of Deputies to SPA to Be Called in DPRK". Korean Central News Agency. Retrieved 9 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Decision of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on the Holding of the Election of Deputies to the Supreme People's Assembly of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea". Rodong Sinmun. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  3. ^ "SPA Presidium Organizes Central Election Committee". KCNA. 12 January 2019. Archived from the original on 12 January 2019.