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Kremlin: Kim Jong Un not coming to Moscow on May 9

By Thu, Apr 30, 2015 7:17PM UTC 0 Comment

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman says the leader of North Korea will not be attending celebrations in Moscow for Victory Day....

SKorea spy agency says Kim Jong Un ordered execution of 15 officials this year

By Wed, Apr 29, 2015 6:50PM UTC 13 Comments

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's spy agency says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered the execution of 15 senior officials this year who were accused of challenging his authority....

North Korea’s first lady Ri Sol Ju makes first public appearance this year

By Wed, Apr 15, 2015 11:40AM UTC 0 Comment

Even in a nation notoriously known as 'The Hermit Kingdom', Ri Sol Ju is famous for her reclusiveness. This is made all the more complicated by the fact that she just may be North Korea's second most famous person, coming second only to her husband, the 'Great Leader' Kim Jong Un. Despite her high-profile marriage, many reports have stated that Ri was not seen in public throughout 2015's first quarter, with the last confirmed sighting at the third anniversary of the death of her father in law, Kim Jong Il, in December 2014....

Former ambassador: Early idea to invite Kim to US rejected

By Sat, Apr 11, 2015 7:38AM UTC 0 Comment

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A former U.S. ambassador to South Korea says he once suggested that Kim Jong Un be invited to the United States for an "orientation trip" when Kim's father was still in charge of North Korea, but the idea was rejected — which he calls a mistake....

Russia: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to visit Moscow for Victory Day

By Wed, Mar 18, 2015 9:51AM UTC 0 Comment

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister says the leader of North Korea is among 26 world leaders who have accepted invitations to Moscow to take part in celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the Soviet Union's victory over Nazi Germany....