May 26, 2024

Kim elected with 100 percent of the vote – KCNA

Results in other districts may be monitored to track Kim's consolidation of power

Kim Jong Un has been elected to the Supreme People’s Assembly, winning every vote in his district, state media reported.

Sunday’s election, the first to take place since Kim took power in late 2011, also featured a 100 percent turnout rate, the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported.

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