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|11th Premier of North Korea|
7 June 2010 – 1 April 2013
|Preceded by||Kim Yong-il|
|Succeeded by||Pak Pong-ju|
|Born||20 November 1930
Ryanggang, Japanese Korea Japanese Empire
(now North Korea)
|Political party||Workers' Party of Korea|
|Alma mater||Kim Il-sung University
Moscow State University
Choe Yong-rim (KCNA: Choe Yong Rim, Korean: 최영림, born 20 November 1930) was the Premier (naegak ch’ongri, 내각 총리) of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (commonly known as North Korea) from June 2010 to April 2013 and Workers' Party of Korea central committee presidium member since September 2010.
Choe has been described by The New York Times as a "KWP insider" and a "friend of Kim Jong-Il's family." He is honorary vice-president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, the country's parliament.
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