Kim Jong-un

Supreme Leader of North Korea

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Kim Jong-un is a North Korean politician. He has been Supreme Leader of North Korea since 2011 and Chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea since 2012. Kim is the second child of Kim Jong-il (1941–2011), the country's second leader from 1994 to 2011, and Ko Yong-hui (1952–2004). He is the grandson of Kim Il-sung, who was the founder and first leader of North Korea from 1948 to 1994. Kim is the first North Korean leader who was born after the country's founding, and is also the second youngest currently serving head of government in the world.

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A new book makes the intriguing claim about the North Korean leader's slain relative.
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U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was "in no rush" to make a deal with North Korea to get it to dismantle its nuclear weapons program, and touted..
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A new book detailing the adolescent years of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has described the dictator-to-be as a private but driven teenager, prone to fits of..
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister met South Korean officials on their heavily defended border on Wednesday to deliver flowers and her brother's..
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister will visit the demilitarized zone separating the North from the South on Wednesday to pay her condolences to former..
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister will visit the demilitarised zone separating the North from the South on Wednesday to pay her condolences to former..
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By Josh Smith SEOUL (Reuters) - A year after President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un met for the first time, they appear committed to a personal..
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A year after President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un met for the first time, they appear committed to a personal bond upon which hopes for peace..
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U.S. President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for the first time at a historic summit in Singapore on June 12 last year and there have been ups..
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There's a new theory surrounding the murder of Kim Jong Un's half-brother. It may involve the CIA. David Martin reports.
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Kim Jong Nam was killed when two women came up behind him at a Malaysian airport, and rubbed chemicals over his face
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U.S. President Donald Trump took a public stance against the use of CIA informants to spy on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday, saying it would not..
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President Donald Trump touted what he called a "beautiful" and "very warm" letter that he received Monday from Kim Jong Un as he lavished praise on the North..
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​President Trump ​said he received a “​beautiful” and “very warm” letter from North Korean leader Kim...
5 days ago • WorldNews
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had received a very warm letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, calling the correspondence "beautiful."
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U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he received a very warm letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Monday, calling the correspondence..
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A third summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is possible but the ball is in Pyongyang's court, White House national security..
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Kim Jong Nam, the slain half brother of North Korea’s leader, met on several occasions with CIA operatives, the Wall Street Journal reports.
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A third summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is entirely possible and is up to Pyongyang, White House national security..
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A South Korean rights group says it has identified hundreds of sites in North Korea used for public executions and extrajudicial killings. Though the practice..
5 days ago • WorldNews
South Korean agencies on Tuesday have said that they can not confirm a report by The Wall Street Journal that the half brother of North Korean leader Kim..
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When Kim Jong un and Donald Trump shook hands before the world's cameras in Singapore a year ago, they pledged change and progress. But now they are gripped by..
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Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un who was killed in a Malaysian airport in 2017, was reportedly an informant for the United..
5 days ago • WorldNews
Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un who was killed in Malaysia in 2017, had been an informant for the U.S. Central Intelligence..
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The countdown to the end of West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee's rule has begun as she has been trying to suppress her political opponents with a..
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President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that Russia would try to help U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un resume talks in an effort..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

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