to Reuters, disseminate information about events related to the resignation of the North Korean Vice Marshal Ri Yong Ho, argues that the source of information is very reliable (for example, the agency in 2006 reported on the future conduct of nuclear tests).Ri Yong Ho was one of the most influential people at the highest echelon of the North Korean leadership.
Recently, he was dismissed from the post of Chief of the General Staff, as well as deprived of other influential positions: member of the presidium of the Politburo and the Politburo of the Workers' Party of Korea and vice chairman of the Central Military Comm
ission.This event, which could have far-reaching consequences.The fact that the North Korean economy, prohibitively militarized, has always been tightly controlled by the military.A Vice-Marshal Ri Yong Ho, being one of the closest of the former leader Kim Jong Il, categorically rejected the possibility of involvement of civilian specialists to address economic issues.Now, however, the situation may change.
According to the South Korean edition of The Chosun Ilbo, when Vice-Marshal Chae Ha Ren, following an order of the present head of North Korea's Kim Jong-un, tried to force disgraced dignitary come out of his office, Lee Yong Ho protection offered armed resistance.In the ensuing firefight, according to this publication, several dozen people were killed.And it is possible that one of them could be himself Ri Yong Ho.Of course, this information needs to be verified and clarified.But in any case we can with high probability to the conclusion that the current leadership of North Korea intends to start a course of reforms to prevent the very real economic collapse.This information also indicates that the Korean Workers' Party on the orders of Kim Jong Un created a special group of economic reforms, whose mission - to analyze the experience of reforms in the economy and agriculture held by China.
It is likely that the powerful neighbor - China, which is interested in maintaining stability and preventing North Korea where riots by diplomatic means the North Korean leadership has made it clear that the former course based on the ideology of Juche, has exhausted itself.What will happen in the future - time will tell.