North Korea lashes South as Kim praises China's Xi

Asia Pacific May 8, 2020

North Korea lashes South as Kim praises China's Xi

North Korea condemned South Korea on Friday for holding military drills, saying the situation was returning to before the diplomatic rapprochement of 2018, as leader Kim Jong Un — whose health was the subject of intense speculation in recent weeks — reached out to ...

Seoul says Kim Jong Un not believed to have received surgery

Asia Pacific May 3, 2020

Seoul says Kim Jong Un not believed to have received surgery

North Korea's Kim Jong Un is not believed to have received surgery, a senior South Korean official said Sunday, a day after Kim's reappearance following a near three-week absence that triggered intense speculation about his health. "Chairman Kim is not believed to have received surgery," ...