The head of the DPRK Kim Jong-UN appeared in public after a three week absence, he held a meeting of the Central military Commission of the workers ‘ party of Korea. This was reported today by the North Korean Agency KCNA.
According to the Agency, the meeting was devoted to discussing “the urgent requirements to further strengthen the national defense forces and deter war by means of internal and foreign policy.”
The meeting offered “a new policy to further enhance the deterrence of nuclear war” and “taken significant decisive steps to increase the firepower of the Korean people’s army.”
KCNA called the meeting adopted the decision “historic turning point”.
On may 22, the South Korean Agency Yonhap wrote that Kim Jong-UN has not appeared in public since may 1.
In April the leader of North Korea for 20 days, did not appear in public. Several of the tabloids (in particular, the American The New York Post and The British Daily Mail and Express) with reference to publications in Chinese social network Weibo wrote that Kim Jong-UN died allegedly from complications after heart surgery. Other media wrote that the head of the DPRK is in a coma. On 1 may he appeared before the cameras, but then disappeared again.
Yo sang-Ki said that before in January , Kim Jong-UN is also for 21 days did not appear at public events.
American website NK News, which monitors the situation in North Korea, said that previously only twice – in 2001 and 2018 years – Kim Jong UN so long disappeared from public policy.
In March and April 2020, North Korean leader appeared at four public events, whereas in previous years during this period, he participated on average in more than 30.
In South Korea suggested that Kim Jong-UN avoids publicity, for fear of coronavirus. It also denied the information that the North Korean leader had surgery on the heart.
Kim Jong Ynu 36 years. It is headed by the DPRK since 2011.