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Kim Jong-un health: North Korean leader ‘doesn’t look well’ after coronavirus ‘cover-up’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Concerns around Kim Jong-un’s health have again been raised, after new photos of the North Korean leader emerged. Joseph Siracusa, a political analyst and professor in the School of Global Studies at […]

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Kim Jong Un eyes chemicals, fertilisers to boost N Korea economy

Kim addressed politburo meeting as Pyongyang looks to stabilise economy hurt by sanctions and coronavirus pandemic. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attended a meeting of the politburo of the country’s ruling Workers Party, where he discussed the development of the economy, and particularly the chemical industry, but did not address cross-border relations with South […]