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Is North Korea's poised to name new leader?

North Korea is preparing to hold the first major gathering of its Workers Party in decades, a meeting that some observers believe will signal a shift in power from the leader Kim Jong-il to one of his sons.

Although no official date has been set, some news reports suggest the party gathering could take place some time this week.

From the South Korean capital Seoul, John Sudworth reports.

  • 06 Sep 2010
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