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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According to The Independent, Jang said that an "old boys' network" called the Organisation and Guidance Department (OGD), wields power from the shadows, adding that the outside world had been deceived by the handover of power after Kim Jong-il died.
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.
The widow of the former North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il has been ousted from all of her party positions.
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.
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.
Real power in North Korea now probably belongs to a coterie of advisers following the death of Kim Jong-il, not his youngest son, an untested man in his 20s who has been anointed the "Great Successor".
The international media, including South Korean newspapers and networks, has found a new celebrity in the 16-year-old grandson of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-il.
Kim Jong-il, the leader of North Korea, has appeared alongside his third son and heir apparent Kim Jong-un for the first time on live television at a huge military parade marking the 65th anniversary of the founding of the country's ruling Workers' party.