North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s younger sister Kim Yo-jong (centre, behind Kim Jong-un) has become one of the most powerful women in North Korea. Photo: KCNA
Adam Cathcart
Opinion

Opinion

Adam Cathcart

With sister’s promotion, Kim Jong-un consolidates family’s control over North Korea

Adam Cathcart writes that Kim Yo-jong can no longer be ignored by North Koreans who must shield the Kim family from plots and internal discontent

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s younger sister Kim Yo-jong (centre, behind Kim Jong-un) has become one of the most powerful women in North Korea. Photo: KCNA
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