The release of NKIDP e-Dossier no. 9, "Zhou Enlai and China's Response to the Korean War," was reportedly widely upon by the South Korean press.
Person provided details of prisoner exchanges during the war and of efforts to secure an armistice.
Bernd Schaefer discussed the links between the North Korean security service and the East German Stasi in the 1980s, particularly in preparations for the Pyongyang World Festival of Youth and Students in 1989.
In this Centerpoint column, the Wilson Center's James Person describes the importance and relevance of mining the archives of North Korea's former communist allies.