Kim Jong-Nam Under Chinese Protection

Kim Jong-Nam arrived in Beijing as Pyongyang prepares a state funeral for his father, the late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il. Seoul’s National Intelligence Service added that it was not clear if the son would attend Wednesday’s funeral in Pyongyang, Yonhap. Kim Jong-Nam, 40,...

The Era of Kim Jong Un Starts Now

Today North Korea proclaimed the beginning of the Kim Jong Un era after describing the son of the deceased leader Kim Jong-iI as the “successor” of the nations revolutionary tasks “and leader of its people.” North Korea’s official newspaper Rodong Sinmun pointed out that Kim Jong...

South Korea on Alert as the North ‘Launches Missile’

Recently North Korea has test-fired a missile off its Eastern coast. Now the South Korean Yonhap news agency informed that the South Korea military was placed on alert due to the death of the North Korean leader Kim Jong-il. This Monday, December 19, the South Korean president...

North Korean leader Kim Jong-il Passed Away

The North Korean leader, Kim Jong-il died last Saturday, December 17. However the report was made on Sunday by the Estate television of the communist country KCTV. Jon-il passed away at 23:30 (GMT) hours. The cause of death was ‘physical fatigue’ while travelling in a train....