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Who is Kim Yo-jong and Why is Twitter Suddenly Obsessed With Her?

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Many people online have suddenly developed a fascination Kim Jong-un’s 32-year-old sister, Kim Yo-jong, as rumors circulate about the North Korean leader’s health after a reported heart operation.

Unverified reports of Kim Jong-un’s health started to surface when he failed to appear at the hermit country’s important “Day of the Sun” holiday which celebrates the birthday of his grandfather Kim Il-sung, the founder and the first dictator of Communist North Korea, on April 15, according to Fox News.

South Korean Official Says Kim Jong Un is ‘Alive and Well’

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Multiple reports claimed that North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un is either in a vegetative state or has passed away, but South Korean presidential adviser Moon Chung-in said Kim was “alive and well.”

Rumors of Kim Jong Un’s death circulated following a viral social media post from HKSTV Hong Kong Satellite Television Vice director Shijian Xingzou that cited a “very solid source.” Shijian’s post reportedly gained traction on Weibo, where she has over 15 million followers, reports International Business Times.

Donald Trump Gives Kim Jong-Un a Pass on Otto Warmbier’s D‌e‌at‌h

President Donald Trump has changed his position on Otto Warmbier, the American college student who was imp‌‌rison‌ed in North Korea in 2016 for all‌eg‌edl‌y st‌eal‌ing a propaganda poster.

In a statement on Thursday during his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Hanoi, Trump said: “He (Kim) tells me that he didn’t know about it and I will take him at his word.”

Trump Leaves Kim Jong-un Shook After Telling Photographers to Make Them Look ‘Thin’ and Handsome’

During the much-waited North Korean Summit in Singapore, President Trump and Kim Jon-un sat down for a lunch with senior officials from both their nations. As the lunch began, Trump made a joke to reporters telling them to make him and Kim Jong-un look ‘nice and handsome and thin and perfect’ on camera.

The camera then immediately panned over to Kim with a blank expression on his face. He appeared pretty shook from Trump’s remark, or he simply didn’t get the joke.

Fake Kim Jong Un Eats Durian in Singapore While Waiting For ‘Peace Summit’ With ‘Trump’

Kim Jong Un” made a surprise appearance in Singapore on Sunday (May 27), weeks ahead of the proposed North Korea-United States summit in the country next month.

Curious Singaporeans who followed the man with the familiar haircut walking around the Marina Bay Sands hotel eventually realized that he was actually Australian-Chinese impersonator Howard X.

Kim Jong Un: North Korea Will Adopt South Korea’s Time Zone on May 5

North Korea will be adjusting its clocks 30 minutes forward to fulfill the promise made by its leader Kim Jong-un to unify the time zones used in the two nations.

The North’s Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly announced that it will be adopting the time zone UTC+9 via the state-run Korea Central News Agency (KCNA) on Monday, Korea Times reports. 

Kim Jong Un Loves K-Pop So Much He ‘Adjusted His Schedule’ to Watch Red Velvet

Red Velvet’s goodwill performance in Pyongyang, North Korea was such a huge success that even the country’s supreme leader, Kim Jong-un, adjusted his schedule just to see them on stage.

The five-member girl group performed their hits “Bad Boy” and “Red Flavor” in front of North Korean citizens. Kim Jong-un, Kim’s wife Ri Sol-ju, and his powerful sister, Kim Yo-jong, as well as ceremonial head of state, Kim Yong-nam, were also in attendance in Pyongyang on Sunday, according to Associated Press via South China Morning Post.