North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un has been spotted after prolonged absence laying to rest speculation about his health and grip on power.
The North Korean leader was seen visiting a newly built residential district and the Natural Energy Institute of the State Academy of Sciences according to the country’s state run media. These pictures that we are showing you is of Un released by the country’s national media.
This was Kim’s first public appearance after September 3. Earlier, rumours were rife that Kim has been ousted from power in a coup but these have been dispelled by the leadership of the opaque country.
Some reports say that the most likely explanation for Kim’s absence was ongoing treatment for a leg condition such as gout.