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Anna Fifield

Anna Fifield is the Beijing Bureau Chief of The Washington Post and a member of Asia Society's Asia 21 Young Leaders initiative. She is the author of The Great Successor: The Divinely Perfect Destiny of Brilliant Comrade Kim Jong Un. Previously, she was the Post's bureau chief in Tokyo, covering Japan and the two Koreas, and was Seoul correspondent for The Financial Times. She particularly concentrated on North Korea, trying to shed light on the lives of ordinary people there and also on how the regime managed to stay in power.