November 17, 2019

Sister Act: Kim Jong Un’s younger sibling takes the spotlight
Central Committee appointment shows heightened role in Kim Yo Jong’s already up-and-down career
In the days leading up to the recently completed Seventh Congress of the Workers Party of Korea (WPK), there was widespread media speculation, including by BBC News and South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency, over the expected enhanced role in the North Korean leadership for Kim Jong Un’s little sister Kim Yo Jong. While 28-years-old might seem a bit green for someone to be engaged in assisting in