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Kim Jong-un’s recent weight loss has ignited speculation about his health and successor.
International Speculation Over North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un’s Weight Loss
In a bid to garner domestic support, state media drew attention to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s “emaciated looks.” There have been growing concerns about Kim’s weight loss in the past couple of weeks. North...
North Korea Faces Crisis After Chinese Food Imports Drop by 90 Percent
North Korea is experiencing a food crisis after imports from China dropped by approximately 90 percent between April and May this year, a situation that North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-un, described as “getting tense,” according...
As the Biden administration has sought dialogue with North Korea, Kim Yo Jong
North Korea’s Kim Yo Jong Gives Harsh Warning to Biden Administration
The Biden administration has sought dialogue with North Korea, Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un. However, the Deputy Director of the United Front Department has warned the U.S. to...
South Korean President, Moon Jae-in, asked President Biden to follow and improve on Trump’s diplomacy with regard to North Korea.
South Korean President Asks Biden to Follow Trump’s Diplomacy on North Korea
South Korean President Moon Jae-in asked President Biden to follow and improve on Trump’s diplomacy with regard to North Korea. Moon had lobbied hard to get Trump and the North Korean leader to participate in...
North Koreans Angered by Kim Jong-un’s Excursion to Sacred Site, Say Defectors
Kim Jong-un’s recent PR stunt may have backfired on him, North Korean defectors told media.   On Dec. 4, North Korea’s Rodong Sinmun reported that the country’s hereditary dictator, his wife Ri Sol-ju, and several military...
Trump’s Summit With Kim Jong-un Sends Signal to China
U.S. President Trump, refusing to accept North Korean requests for a complete lifting of sanctions, chose instead to walk away from the Hanoi talks between him and Chairman Kim Jong-un without a deal. Afterward, Trump...
North Korea Tells Its People Kim Will Make ‘Great Sacrifices’ for Peace
North Korea’s government-owned Rodong Sinmun newspaper has run a propaganda piece for the apparent purpose of selling denuclearization to the North Korean people as leader Kim Jong-un departs for Vietnam to hold his second summit...
Is North Korea Drifting Away From China?
North and South Korea, created by the splitting of the Korean Peninsula into communist and non-communist regimes, have been in a technical state of war ever since the end of the Korean War (1950-1953), which...
Kim Jong-un Just Fired 3 Top North Korean Generals
The North Korean government has replaced three high-ranking military leaders, according to its state-run media and South Korean intelligence sources. The developments come prior to an upcoming summit in Singapore where North Korean leader Kim...