Paramilitary: Active 189,000 Personnel. Paramilitary and Reserve Forces (Worker-Peasant Red Guards, Young Red Guards Cadet Corps, KPA Reserve Military Training Units, Internal Security Forces)
(Ministry of Public Security): 189,000 Persdonnel.
including border guards, public safety personnel
WORKER/PEASANT RED GUARD
(Reserves): 3,500,000 Persdonnel.
Organized on a provincial/town/village basis; command structure is brigade - battalion - company - platoon; small arms with some mortars and Air Defense Guns (but many units unarmed)