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'Dear Leader' worship as the one religion
23/11/2004 NORTH KOREA
Kim portraits removed, report confirms
15/02/2005 NORTH KOREA
Is Kim Jong-il preparing his succession or strengthening his hold on power?
There are different views but all agree that something is happening in Pyongyang.
18/04/2011 NORTH KOREA
Pyongyang, regime "princes" put Kim dictatorship at risk
Led by the two younger sons of Kim Jong-il, the "grandchildren" of the Revolution, trade in illegal drugs and use state funds to gamble in Macao or see a rock concert in Singapore. The "Dear Leader" can’t stand them but has to put up with them, as his heir is one of them.
20/12/2004 NORTH KOREA
Kim Jong-il's son escapes assassination attempt
The situation inside North Korea's leadership is increasingly confused.
28/10/2008 KOREAS – JAPAN
Despite claims and counterclaims, nothing is certain about Kim Jong-il’s health
Japan’s prime minister says that the North Korean leader is recovering in hospital and that he is still able to make decisions. South Korean intelligence says he is quickly recovering. The Communist regime proffers new threats against the South.
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