North Korean Leaders Call Kim Jong Un ‘Supreme Leader’ at Memorial Service

North Korean leaders gathered in central Pyongyang at a memorial service for Kim Jong Il swore their allegiance to his son and successor, Kim Jong Un, and described him as the “supreme leader.” The service was braodcast on North Korean state television.

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