Kim Jong-un

Photos Show Dramatic Weight Loss for North Korean Dictator Kim Jong-un

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, formerly noted for his considerable girth among the starving population of his Communist nation, appeared much slimmer in photos released by North Korean state media on Saturday. This prompted speculation from foreign observers that Kim is either suffering from some malady, or making a serious effort to lose weight and get healthier.

PANMUNJOM, SOUTH KOREA - APRIL 27: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (R) and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (L) are in talks during the Inter-Korean Summit on April 27, 2018 in Panmunjom, South Korea. Kim and Moon meet at the border today for the third-ever Inter-Korean summit talks after …

North Korea Tells Citizens Biden Is President in Passing Mention

Communist-run media in North Korea — the only legal means of accessing information in the country — mentioned the fact that the United States has a new president for the first time in an article published Saturday, referring to President Joe Biden’s certification as the election winner in passing.

In a photo taken on January 21, 2021, officials of the Pyongyang City Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) pose for a photo holding a newspaper carrying a report made by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Eighth Congress of the WPK at an office in …