If at first you don't succeed, bomb, bomb again. In the wake of its failed rocket launch, North Korea is doubling down on its "military-first" policy, promoting 20-something Kim Jong Un to first secretary of the powerful National Defense Commission—that officially makes him the country's leader, reports the AP...
There are various claims inside North Korea for cause of the failed rocket launch. The North Korean authorities announced on the 13th four hours after its satellite launch through its state media the Chosun Central TV that it failed... Read Post
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- North Korea state media say new leader Kim Jong Un is now "first chairman" of the top state body while his father,Kim Jong Il,has been named "chairman for eternity." The announcement Friday of Kim as t... Read Post