His Three Sons: North Korea's Shifting Heir Apparent

With North Korea announcing the death of supreme leader Kim Jong Il, the country is urging its people to rally behind his youngest son and heir-apparent Kim Jong Un. Although the age of Kim Jong Un is unknown, it is believed that he is 28 years old. His father revealed his third son would be the head of the Korean Worker's Party and de-facto head of state of North Korea in 2009, and had placed him in high-ranking posts. Kenji Fujimoto, Kim Jong Il's personal sushi chef, wrote in a memoir that...Full Story
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