Jang Myong Ho was appointed as DPRK ambassador to Syria, according to a decree of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK. There were no DPRK ambassador since 2008. A former one was Choe Su Hon who served there between 1998 and 2008. Choe Su Hon is know an experienced officer acting as a deputy minister of the DPRK MOFA.
Choe Su Hon (source: Yonhap News)