After media studies within the US claimed that North Korean chief Kim Jong Un was in fragile situation after surgical procedure, South Korea’s Unification Ministry and National Intelligence Service stated they couldn’t instantly affirm these studies.
North Korean chief Kim Jong Un (Reuters File)
The South Korean authorities on Tuesday was wanting into US media studies saying North Korean chief Kim Jong Un was in fragile situation after surgical procedure.
Officials from South Korea’s Unification Ministry and National Intelligence Service stated they couldn’t instantly affirm the report. CNN cited an nameless US official who stated Kim was in “grave danger” after an unspecified surgical procedure.
The Unification Ministry, which offers with inter-Korean affairs, stated it couldn’t affirm one other report by Daily NK, which cited nameless sources to report that Kim was recovering from coronary heart surgical procedure within the capital Pyongyang and that his situation was enhancing.
Speculation about Kim’s well being was raised after he missed the celebration of his late grandfather and state founder Kim Il Sung on April 15.
Credible details about North Korea and particularly its management is tough to acquire and even intelligence companies have been improper about its internal workings previously.
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