February 02, 2023

Kim Jong Un pictured without cane

Photos taken during rare Korean People's Army event in Pyongyang

North Korea’s Rodong Sinmun has published pictures showing Kim Jong Un walking without a cane during a Korean People’s Army (KPA) rally in Pyongyang on November 3 and 4.

Pictures of Kim since his reappearance, following 40 days out of the media spotlight, have shown the leader with a cane, feeding rumors of health problems. Recently, South Korea’s intelligence agency said that he had surgery to remove an ankle cyst.