Death came by way of physical fatigue, as Pyongyang's official news agency had it.... How he really died — of natural causes or of, well, intervention of a military or conspiratorial sort — will help determine the nature of the successor regime.
Kim Jong Un's absence from an important parliamentary meeting fuels speculation about health problems
With additional assistance from the North Korean leader's best friend, Dennis Rodman
Thirty-year-old despot clearly refers to the Dec. 12 execution of influential uncle Jang Song Thaek in New Year message to the people
Amid anxiety about high-level purges
The controversial former NBA star arrives this week in North Korea, a pariah state still coming to terms with its leader's recent purge of his own uncle
There’s no shortage of historical photos featuring besotted young, and occasionally older, women crowding excitedly around powerful or famous men. Pictures of...
North Korea experts pore over new photos of the Dear Leader for signs of ill health