A CRACK squad of North Korean assassins are reportedly hunting a high-ranking defector believed to have fled to Britain with nuclear secrets. The colonel and senior counter-espionage official is said to have slipped away during a visit to China and made his way to Europe. Known only as Mr Kang, the top spook is believed to have fled with a machine that prints US dollars along with a wad of other foreign notes. But because of his knowledge of North Korea's nuke program and spy network he is a marked man. Kim Jong-un has reportedly freaked out and ordered a hit squad to assassinate Kang. The Telegraph reports the race is on before he's officially granted asylum and able spills his secrets to British and other Western intelligence agencies. Colonel Kang’s job “monitor dissident and espionage efforts in Russia, China and southeast Asia”. Kim has already shown his willingness to assassinate abroad after his half brother Kim Jong-nam was smeared his face with chemical … [Read more...] about Kim Jong-un ‘ordered North Korean hit squad to hunt defector who fled to UK with trove of nuclear secrets’
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KIM Jong-un and North Korea's relentless pursuit of nuclear weapons has heightened global tensions and escalated the risk of military conflict with the US. But, very little is known about the dictator behind the military regime. Here is everything we do know. Who is Kim Jong-un? Kim is the second child of his predecessor as Supreme Leader, Kim Jong-il and his wife Kim Yong-hui. North Korean authorities have stated that his birth date is January 8, 1982, but South Korean intelligence officials believe the actual date is a year later. Chicago Bulls legend Dennis Rodman, who is a friend of the dictator, said he was born on January 8, 1983. But records at the Swiss school he attended say he was born on July 5, 1984 putting him anywhere between 33 and 35 years of age. Kim attended an English language school near Bern before later going to the Liebefeld Steinhölzli school in Koniz using the name "Pak Un." And it was during his time in Europe where he is said to have developed … [Read more...] about How old is Kim Jong-un, who’s his wife and when did North Korea’s Supreme Leader visit the South?
Donald Trump has called North Korea’s dictatorial leader Kim Jong-un “very honourable” ahead of a planned face-to-face meeting. “We’re having very good discussions. Kim Jong-un, he really has been very open and I think very honourable, from everything we’re seeing”, Mr Trump told reporters in the Oval Office. While the planned summit has led both North Korea and the US to trade threats of war for cautious outreach, Mr Trump’s praise for Mr Kim was nevertheless a remarkable embrace of a ruler who has used brutal tactics to maintain his power. Read more South Korea stops broadcasting propaganda over border with North Kim Jong-un's offer to end nuclear tests is a major test for Trump North Korea announces it will stop nuclear tests and missile launches As the uncontested ruler of the isolated state, Mr Kim wields near-absolute authority over a country where human rights monitors say dissent is harshly punished. He has presided … [Read more...] about Donald Trump calls Kim Jong-un ‘very honourable’ ahead of planned meeting
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Kim Jong Un tests Trump with latest nuke offer Kim Jong Un appears to be maneuvering toward a big “get” – the chance to sit down with Trump on an equal basis as the head of a nuclear-armed nation. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 9 Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Eric Talmadge, Associated Press Published 1:58 a.m. ChT April 22, 2018 | Updated 1:58 a.m. ChT April 22, 2018 CLOSE North Korea's Kim suspends nuclear, missile test AP CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN 9 COMMENT EMAIL MORE TOKYO – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has finally broken his silence on what he plans to bring to the table during his … [Read more...] about Kim Jong Un tests Trump with latest nuke offer
As the Trump administration rushes to put together what could be one of the most important meetings in recent history, between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, officials will have to make one crucial decision that will frame the meeting for the world: where it will be located. North Korea - CBS News It's lost on neither of these two actors who share a brinkmanship style that beyond their material discussions, the locale can give one side or the other a home-field advantage. There are a limited number of practical options available to North Korea and the U.S. With high-stakes outcomes -- the potential to denuclearize North Korea, free American hostages, and begin to stabilize the region -- President Trump may be prepared to cede a little in location. Short on resources, sanctions to maneuver around, and a fuel shortage, the North Koreans may also be interested in limiting the possible venues. Here are some locations that may be under … [Read more...] about Where might Trump and Kim Jong Un meet?