North Korea on Friday credited new leader Kim Jong Un with spearheading past nuclear testing, as it adds to a growing personality cult that portrays the young son of late leader Kim Jong Il as a confident military commander. Kim Jong Un's youth — he's believed to be in his late 20s — and quick rise have spurred questions in foreign capitals about his readiness for leadership.
The Envoy - North Korea's despotic ruler Kim Jong Il has died, reports citing North Korean state media said Sunday. Kim, the eldest son of the founder of the Stalinist nuclear state, was believed to be 69 years old. Known as "Dear L... Read Post
North Korean leader Kim Jong Il and his son and heir stood together on a podium Friday as goose-stepping troops carried rifles, rocket launchers and a large portrait of late President Kim Il Sung in a massive military parade marking... Read Post