North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN in the night of April 25, allegedly died from complications after undergoing heart surgery. This was written a few tabloids (in particular, the American The New York Post, and British The Daily Mail and Express) with reference to publications in Chinese social network Weibo.
The primary source of information about the death of Kim Jong-UN was the message of Deputy Director of Hong Kong broadcaster HKSTV Sistani Cincso in social network Weibo (the woman claims to be the niece of the Minister of foreign Affairs of China). Citing a “very solid source”, she wrote that the leader of North Korea died. Screenshots of her messages was published by the International Business Times.
As noted by the Western press, this message is spreading rapidly in Chinese social media.
In addition, the journalist of the Japanese weekly Shukan Gendai , Daisuke Kondo, referring to the information received from the Chinese physician, wrote that Kim Jong UN is now “in a vegetative state”. According to the interlocutor of the Condo, at the beginning of the month, the North Korean dictator had a heart attack. Doctors monitoring the state of health of Kim Jong-UN, appealed for help to China, but, knowing that Chinese doctors do not have time to arrive on time, decided to conduct an operation to stenting alone.
The source of the journalist claims that the operation was conducted by the surgeon who trained in China, but because of the excitement and overweight Kim Jong-UN intervention was delayed, with the result that the leader of North Korea slipped into a coma.
Indirectly, this theory is supported by the information Agency Reuters, published in the night of 25 April. So, the sources said that the DPRK has sent a group of Chinese physicians for consultation about the health condition of people. No details on the condition of the leader of North Korea the news Agency did not give.
The first reports of serious health problems, Kim Jong-UN appeared on April 21. CNN reported that North Korean leader had surgery on his heart and his life is in grave danger. At the same time, South Korean newspaper the Daily NK wrote that life-UN after surgery, no danger.
According to Reuters, in 2014, Kim Jong-UN disappeared from the public sphere for a month – after his return it was obvious that he was limping.
The Agency says that importance to rumours about serious health problems, Which betrays a family predisposition to cardiovascular diseases (the grandfather of the current leader of the DPRK Kim Il sung died in 1994 of a heart attack, his father Kim Jong-Il for the same reason, and died in 2011). Also causing issues is the fact that Eun for the first time the Board was not present at the celebrations on the occasion of the birthday of his grandfather.
The official authorities of North Korea rumors about health problems or death, Which did not comment.