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PHOTOS: Kim Jong Il's Successor

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.19.2011 | World

Kim Jong Un, the youngest son of the recently deceased North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, has long been expected to succeed his father. However, the you...

The Mind of Kim Jong-Il II

Richard C. Bush III | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Richard C. Bush III

The current crisis reminds me of one of Mao Zedong's favorite sayings, "There is great chaos under heaven and the situation is excellent."

Kim Jong Il Makes Rare Television Appearance (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

North Korea has broadcast a rare video of leader Kim Jong-il attending a massive rally marking the reopening of a textile factory on Saturday. Kim, w...

Kim Jong-Il Has 'Serious' Pancreas Disorder: Report

AFP | Fri Jul 10, 7:39 Am ET | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TOKYO (AFP) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il is suffering from a "serious disorder" of the pancreas, a Japanese television network reported Friday, ...

Kim Jong Un: North Korean "Prince" Favored To Succeed Kim Jong Il

TIME | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In his memoir recounting the days he spent as Kim Jong Il's personal chef in Pyongyang, Kenji Fujimoto calls Kim Jong Un, the third son of the North K...

The Mind of Kim Jong Il

Richard C. Bush III | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Richard C. Bush III

I have done it again. I have provoked the international community to take North Korea. The American imperialists are worried about our preparations for a satellite launch, despite its other crises.

Kim Jong Il 'Nominated' For Re-Election

United Press International | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

State media in North Korea published a statement from Kim Wednesday that appeared to be aimed at emphasizing his fitness and eagerness to continue rul...

North Korean Prison Camp Escapee Recalls The Torture -- And Escape

Elisabeth Braw | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Elisabeth Braw

Elisabeth Braw wrote this article for and the Huffington Post. To the outside world, the inner workings of North Korea are a mystery. But Shin Dong...

Kim Jong Il's "Recent" Photos Stoke Rumors About His Health (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The AP reports: SEOUL, South Korea -- The first photos of North Korean leader Kim Jong Il released in two months show him in a setting very similar ...