Articles about Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un

Give up pet dogs for meat: Kim Jong-un to citizens

20 Aug 2020

World
Give up pet dogs for meat: Kim Jong-un to citizens

Adding to the long list of bizarre orders that he has given since coming to power, North Korea's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un asked his countrymen to give up pet dogs, a move political watchers believe would assuage the country's hunger problem.

Trump-Kim summit: Pyongyang facing "historic turning point", says state media

18 Feb 2019

World
Trump-Kim summit: Pyongyang facing "historic turning point", says state media

On Monday, North Korean state media announced that the country was approaching a "significant, historic turning point", referring to the highly anticipated second meeting between Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump.

State of the Union address: Highlights from Trump's speech

06 Feb 2019

World
State of the Union address: Highlights from Trump's speech

On Tuesday, US President Donald Trump delivered his annual State of the Union address, which was marked by both a combative and a conciliatory attitude.

North Korean calendars don't celebrate Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un's birthday

22 Dec 2017

World
North Korean calendars don't celebrate Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un's birthday

North Korea's newly published New Year calendar doesn't mention leader Kim Jong-un's birthday, six years after he assumed power.

Undeterred by sanctions, North Korea orders for more ICBMs

23 Aug 2017

World
Undeterred by sanctions, North Korea orders for more ICBMs

North Korea seems untouched by sanctions and President Trump's threat to rain down 'fire and fury'.