Kim Jong-il


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Kim Jong Il

also Kim Jong-il  (jŏng′ ĭl′) 1941-2011.
Korean politician and head of state of North Korea (1994-2011).

Kim Jong-il

(kɪm dʒɔŋiːl)
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(Biography) 1942–2011, North Korean politician; supreme leader of North Korea (1994–2011): son of Kim Il-sung
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He entered the hall of immortality where Kim Jong-il lies in state .
Kim paid his "high tribute" to Kim Jong-il at the mausoleum at the stroke of midnight to mark the late leader's birth anniversary, called the Day of the Shining Star", according to the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA).
Kim Kwang-suk, a well-known North Korean folk singer in the 1980s and 1990s and an early member of a performance art troupe beloved by the late Supreme Leader Kim Jong-il, died last week, according to Pyongyang's state-controlled Korean Central News Agency (KCNA).
Segun Fischer, Kim Jong-Il "animaba a los guionistas y a los directores a que antepusieran los personajes a la trama e hicieran hincapie en 'los distintos destinos y la sicologia de los personajes, mas que en los propios acontecimientos'", una idea que sin muchos problemas podrian respaldar cineastas de tan altos vuelos como Alfred Flitchcock.
TOKYO, Dec 17 (KUNA) -- North Koreans vowed Tuesday to faithfully follow their leader Kim Jong-un as they marked the second anniversary of the death of Kim's father and former leader Kim Jong-il, Seoul's Yonhap News Agency reported.
Summary: As part of the celebrations marking the birthday of the former North Korea leader, Kim Jong-il wrist watches have been presented.
Kim Jong-Il died of a heart attack on December 17, 2011, although his death was only announced two days later.
KIM Jong-il lookalike William Cheong is feeling lonely- as women are put off by his amazing resemblance to the late North Korean leader.
Summary: La Coree du Nord a proclame hier jeudi "leader supreme" Kim Jong-Un, fils et successeur de Kim Jong-Il, lors d'un immense rassemblement militaire organise a Pyongyang au dernier jour du deuil pour son dirigeant decede.
BRUSELAS,- La muerte del dictador de Corea del Norte, Kim Jong-Il, anunciada oficialmente el sabado 17, abre dos frentes de preocupacion para la comunidad internacional: uno gira en torno a la llegada al poder de su hijo de 28 anos, Kim Jong-Un; el otro es la estabilidad de la region, en permanente tension a causa de las repetidas provocaciones armadas del regimen norcoreano --con capacidad nuclear y apoyo estrategico de China--contra Corea del Sur, aliada de Estados Unidos.
Bangkok The last Stalinist-style dictatorship on Earth has lost its "Dear Leader" Kim Jong-il, and now the world is wondering what is going to happen with the secluded country that only a few people from outside were able to visit for tour purposes so far.
KIM Jong-il was a cunning player who managed to achieve and maintain his absolute power while manipulating the outside world to support the survival of the regime.