Kim Jong-un

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

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The liaison office in the North Korean city of Kaesong was opened last year as Seoul and Pyongyang knitted closer ties North Korea pulled its staff out of an..
6 hours ago • WorldNews
Kim's rejection of US President Trump's demand of full denuclearisation prior to the lifting of harsh UN and US economic sanctions leaves the president with few..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 9 hours ago

The United States imposed sanctions on Thursday on two Chinese shipping companies it says helped North Korea evade U.S. and international sanctions over its..
Credit: Reuters - Published 16 hours ago

NSW Nationals MP Wes Fang has attacked the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party for a "racist" tweet likening him to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
Credit: SBS - Published 5 days ago

by Stephanie Boyd -
The current US-North Korea situation is something which has evolved far beyond anyone’s imagination. In just a few short months,..
5 days ago • One News Page Staff
National correspondent for the Washington Post, Philip Bump, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss how much Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report might..
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 days ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A dissident organisation committed to overthrowing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was behind a raid on the North Korean embassy in Spain..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 1 week ago

A dissident organization committed to overthrowing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was behind a raid on the North Korean embassy in Spain last month, The..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

A new report from The Washington Post on Friday said the raid carried out at North Korea's Embassy in Madrid, including masked assailants who stole computers and..
1 week ago • WorldNews
The US says it expects Kim Jong-un to live up to his commitment on a nuclear test moratorium.
1 week ago • BBC News
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will soon make a decision on whether to continue diplomatic talks and maintain the country's moratorium on missile launches and..
1 week ago • WorldNews
Choe Son Hui questioned the claim by Donald Trump at a news conference after the talks in Hanoi broke down that the North was seeking the lifting of all..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 1 week ago

Top official blames Pompeo and Bolton for lost "golden opportunity," but lauds Kim Jong Un's "mysteriously wonderful" relationship with Trump
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui said his country was deeply disappointed by the failure of the two sides to reach any agreements at the Hanoi..
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may rethink a ban on missile launches, a North Korean official said on Friday, adding that the United States rejected a golden..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

Prosecutors in Malaysia have rejected an appeal to drop a murder charge against Doan Thi Huong, a 30-year-old Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating North..
1 week ago • WorldNews
Vietnam had asked Malaysia to free Doan Thi Huong, who is on trial for killing Kim Jong-un's brother.
1 week ago • BBC News
UN sanctions monitors are investigating Kim Jong-un's luxury purchases of a Rolls-Royce, Mercedes-Benz limousines and Lexus four-wheel-drive vehicles rolled out..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 1 week ago

By Mike Stone WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Just when it looks like North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may restart his ballistic missile testing program, U.S. President..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 1 week ago

By Mike Stone WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Just when it looks like North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may restart his ballistic missile testing program, U.S. President..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 1 week ago

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