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NKorea Replaces Hawkish Army Chief

North Korean state media have confirmed the country's hawkish army chief has been replaced, just months after he was appointed. Since August, there have been rumors that North Korea's young leader Kim Jong Un ousted his army's general chief of staff, Kim Kyok Sik. On Thursday, the Korean Central News Agency confirmed the move, mentioning Ri Yong Gil as the military chief that accompanied Kim on an official visit to a prominent mausoleum. Little is known about Ri, except for ...

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