DPRK

The Not-So-Great Dictator

Add a crackdown on Christians helping North Koreans to Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un's most horrible hits.

North Korea State Media Reports Kim Back After Absence

Kim visited a residential district and a science academy, state media reported early on Tuesday, ending a lengthy absence from public view that had fueled speculation over his health and grip on power in the secretive country.

The Missing Despot: Has Anyone Seen Kim Jong Un?

Kim Jong Un, now 31, hasn't been seen in public in nearly a month, despite the recent convening of an important parliamentary session of the country's ruling party—the Korean Worker's party.