Kim Yo-jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: AP

Kim Jong-un’s sister Kim Yo-jong appears in public amid rumours of purged officials after failed Hanoi summit

  • South Korean newspaper reported Kim Jong-un had ordered his sister to lay low following the collapse of his summit with Donald Trump in February
  • However, her appearance at the Mass Games, an elaborate propaganda display featuring tens of thousands of performers, tells a different tale
Topic |   North Korea

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Kim Yo-jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: AP
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korean Director of the United Front Department Kim Yong-chol. Photo: Reuters

North Korean official Kim Yong-chol, who was thought to have been sent to labour camp, appears at show, local media claims

  • The North’s counterpart to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was sent to a labour camp following the collapse of the Kim-Trump summit in Hanoi in February
Topic |   Kim Jong-un

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korean Director of the United Front Department Kim Yong-chol. Photo: Reuters
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