Kim Jong-un’s new wife can teach him about his ‘enemies’ in South Korea
Posted by satyrikon στο Ιουλίου 26, 2012
Originally posted on National Post | News:
SEOUL — When North Korea’s new leader needs to know something about his arch enemy, he can ask his wife. In contrast to the family dynasty of dictators she has married into, Ri Sol-ju has actually been to South Korea.
North Korean television on Wednesday put to rest weeks of speculation by announcing that the young, mystery woman recently seen accompanying leader Kim Jong-un was indeed his wife.
Ri was a part of a youth supporters group for the Asian Athletics Championships in South Korea in 2005, a lawmaker who attended a meeting with the intelligence service told Reuters on Thursday.
The then-teenager from a prestigious school in Pyongyang donned a Korean traditional costume and was part of a choir that sang «I like my country the most.»
Her recent appearance alongside her husband marks a sharp break from the image of Kim’s father who was never shown in…
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