December 11, 2019

Pro-North Korea media confirms Fujimoto alive, running restaurant in Pyongyang
Choson Sinbo provides photo of the Japanese chef making sushi at his restaurant as proof
An influential Tokyo-based pro-North Korea outlet on Thursday confirmed that Japanese sushi chef Kenji Fujimoto is alive, in response to media reports that he may be detained for leaking information to an intelligence agency.A Korean-language report, carried by the Choson Sinbo — a newspaper run by the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chongryon) —  said that the “rumors