Ri Sol-ju and Kim Jong-un watch a performance marking the birthday of former leader Kim Jong-il in Pyongyang. Photo: AP Ri Sol-ju and Kim Jong-un watch a performance marking the birthday of former leader Kim Jong-il in Pyongyang. Photo: AP
Ri Sol-ju and Kim Jong-un watch a performance marking the birthday of former leader Kim Jong-il in Pyongyang. Photo: AP
North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s wife Ri Sol-ju reappears after year-long absence

  • Ri has not been seen since January last year, stoking speculation over her health, a potential pregnancy, or marital conflicts with her husband
  • South Korea’s spy agency says she had refrained from outside activities due to concerns over the Covid-19 pandemic

Topic |   North Korea
Ri Sol-ju and Kim Jong-un watch a performance marking the birthday of former leader Kim Jong-il in Pyongyang. Photo: AP Ri Sol-ju and Kim Jong-un watch a performance marking the birthday of former leader Kim Jong-il in Pyongyang. Photo: AP
Ri Sol-ju and Kim Jong-un watch a performance marking the birthday of former leader Kim Jong-il in Pyongyang. Photo: AP
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