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Stories with person: Kim Il Sung
  • North Korea officially squelches speculation of Kim trip story has photos
    Updated: May-04-15 5:55 am

    PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea announced Monday that the head of its parliament will attend this month's Victory Day celebration in Moscow, squelching speculation that supreme leader Kim Jong Un would use the event to make his international debut.

  • S. Korea says Kim Jong Un executed 15 officials this year 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 7:17 am

    SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers on Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered the execution of 15 senior officials this year who were accused of challenging his authority.

  • Former ambassador: Early idea to invite Kim to US rejected 
    Updated: Apr-10-15 8:20 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - A former ambassador to South Korea says he once suggested that Kim Jong Un be invited to the United States for an "orientation trip" when Kim's father still led North Korea, but the idea was rejected - which he calls a mistake.