John Sudworth and North Korean guide
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North Korea: ' A country that has defied history'

Amid a display of mass unity and obedience, North Korea is holding a Workers Party Congress - its first in almost 40 years.

The Congress is the country's highest political gathering and the young leader, Kim Jong-un, is thought to be using it to consolidate his grip on power.

John Sudworth reports from Pyongyang.

  • 08 May 2016
  • From the section Asia
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