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...
With the sudden death of his father, Kim Jong Un went from being North Korea's "Respected General" to "Great Successor" - a heady and uncertain promotion for a young man virtually unknown even to the North Korean people just a year ... 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