Skip to main content
Global Edition
Saturday, October 16, 2021

Kim Jong-un

General Secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea and supreme leader of North Korea

Kim Jong-un
Kim Jong-un

Kim Jong-un is a North Korean politician who has been Supreme Leader of North Korea since 2011 and the leader of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) since 2012. He is the second child of Kim Jong-il, who was North Korea's second supreme leader from 1994 to 2011, and Ko Yong-hui. He is the grandson of Kim Il-sung, who was the founder and first supreme leader of North Korea from its establishment in 1948 until his death in 1994.

0 shares 1 views

News coverage

Kim Jong-un media coverage


More coverage

Fox Roasted Over Praising Kim Jong Un

“He does look good!” Fox News host Rachel Campos-Duffy praised Kim Jong Un’s slimmer figure at a recent military parade.

HuffPost NOW News

Kim Jong un boasts a svelte new look

Kim Jong Un presides over a midnight parade featuring emergency medical troops instead of missiles, sporting a western suit and a..

Bleacher Report AOL