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Kim Jong Un’s wife makes 1st public appearance in a year

By DW
17 February 2021   |   11:55 am
Ri Sol Ju had not been seen with the North Korean leader for some time. Her absence fueled speculation about her position in the hierarchy and the Kim family.

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