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  1. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Kim Jong-un's nephew resurfaces with French police protection

    Posted Dec 17th 2013, 01:02pm by Audrey Yoo

    ... Korean leader Kim Jong-il, he fell out of favour and his younger half-brother Kim Jong-un took their father’s place in power two years ago. Last Saturday, Kim Han-sol’s name had been removed from ... Audrey Yoo audrey.yoo@scmp.com North Korean leader's nephew Kim Han-sol has resurfaced on his university campus in northern France North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s teenage nephew, ...

  2. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's uncle purged, two aides executed

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 04:28pm by AFP

    ... to aggressively push for reforms PROFESSOR KIM YONG-HYUN If confirmed, Jang's ousting would mark the most significant purge at the top of the North Korean leadership since Kim Jong-un succeeded his late ... and opening of the North's system," Kim said. Several analysts suggested Jang may have lost out in a power struggle with Choe Ryong-hae, a close Kim Jong-un confidant who holds the military ...

  3. News - Asia

    Dennis Rodman unconcerned about not meeting with Kim Jong-un

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 03:59pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Former NBA star Dennis Rodman returned from North Korea on Monday, saying he did not meet “awesome” Kim Jong-un on his third visit to the reclusive state ... official who was the uncle and former political mentor of Kim Jong-Un, but Rodman earlier distanced himself from political events. He spent much of his time in the North training the country’s ...

  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea issues photo of Kim Jong-un's uncle being detained as execution rumours abound

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 09:22am by Agencies and Kristine Kwok

    ... purges his uncle in a display of power North Korea confirmed yesterday that the powerful uncle of young leader Kim Jong-un has been purged. State television broadcast humiliating pictures of Jang ... not provide details. Watch: Kim Jong-Un cements his power with purge of uncle: expert Jang is married to Kim's aunt, Kim Kyong-hui, the younger sister of former leader Kim Jong-il. Jang rose ...

  5. News - Asia

    Days after uncle’s execution, Kim Jong-un visits ski resort at ‘centre of world’s attention’

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 10:48am by Agence France Presse

    ... Agence France Presse North Korean leader pictured in second public appearance since executing Jang Song-thaek North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited a ski resort under construction ... heliport and cable cars, the resort has been heavily promoted since Kim visited it in June and called for construction to be completed by the end of the year. On his latest trip, the young leader ...

  6. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Detention of Kim Jong-un's uncle Jang Song-thaek raises several questions

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 04:39am by GDN

    ... of successor?"   Who made the decision to remove Jang? Andrei Lankov, of Kookmin University in Seoul, and others, believe Kim Jong-un is consolidating his power. But others are not so sure. "In my view, we cannot even say really if Kim Jong-un was behind this or what exactly this means about Kim. It is done in his name, but it is done by the elite as a group," says John Delury, ...

  7. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Dennis Rodman sorry for birthday visit with Kim Jong-un

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 01:53pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Rodman apologises after birthday visit with Kim Dennis Rodman appeared to break down yesterday as he apologised on his return from a controversial trip to North Korea, where he sang Happy Birthday to regime leader Kim Jong-un. The former NBA star was widely criticised for refusing to bring up human-rights abuses or the plight of a US missionary ...

  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Money man linked to Kim Jong-un's ousted uncle said to have defected

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 10:31pm by Reuters

    ... to Kim's family 'defects' North Korea is facing what could be its most serious defection in 15 years after a man who managed funds for the ousted uncle of leader Kim Jong-un fled ... YTN said the man managed funds for Jang Song-thaek, whose marriage to Kim's aunt and proximity to the young leader made him one of the most powerful men in North Korea. Jang was relieved ...


    Rodman leaves for basketball trip with diplomatic aims and ‘love’ for Kim Jong-un

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 01:32pm by AP and AFP

    ... with expletives. Rodman told reporters at Beijing airport that he hoped the match could “open the doors” to “talk about certain things”. Watch: Rodman says he loves N. Korea's Kim Jong-Un Rodman has ... that North Korea was not that bad, as he took a team of former NBA players on a trip for an exhibition game on Kim Jong-un’s birthday. The flamboyant Hall of Famer headed to the North Korean capital ...

  10. News - Asia

    Execution shows it's no more Mr Nice Guy for North Korea's Kim Jong-un

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 04:38am by Andrew Salmon

    ... All this means that Kim Jong-un faces, unlike most leaders, a real existential threat. On the one hand, he could expect to rule for another 30 or 40 years. He is personally well protected, ... Andrew Salmon in Seoul Execution of uncle shows ruthlessness of young North Korean leader trying to cement his power No more Mr Nice Guy Kim Jong-un, who marks his second year in power ...




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