Subscribe Register Login

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 6:38 a.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Video fuels rumor N. Korean leader's wife gave birth

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 3, 2013 at 7:11 a.m.

— The seemingly pregnant belly sported by the wife of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in mid-December appeared to be gone by New Year's Day.

That's sent South Korean media into a frenzy of speculation that there's a new baby in the ruling Kim dynasty.

Video broadcast Dec. 17 showed Ri Sol Ju wearing a billowing black dress that covered what appeared to be a swollen belly.

Rumors swept Seoul and Pyongyang that she was pregnant, although it was difficult to tell for sure from the images. There has been no official word from Pyongyang.

But Ri was shown by state TV at a New Year's concert wearing a tighter dress and looking noticeably slimmer. That's causing more speculation in Seoul that she may have given birth.

Comments on: Video fuels rumor N. Korean leader's wife gave birth

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Lpns

    3-11 & weekendsLTC experience preferredApply in person Wood...
    JACKSONVILLE, AR

  • Sped

    england school district is seeking a Certified Teacher willi...
    England, AR

  • Independent sales representatives

    HELLO! We Need Earning Potential at Kiosk Booth $600 - $900...
    Little Rock, AR

  • Mechanics

    fleet managerschilli Corp — Little Rock, ARRequirements incl...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Customer service representative

    Full-Time: Takes incoming calls from customers. Must be abl...
    Little Rock, AR

Search 854 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online