Images Released Of North Korean Heir Kim Jong Un

New images have been captured of Kim Jong Un, the son of Kim Jong Il and new heir of North Korea. The Wall Street Journal reports:

The first public images of Kim Jong Un as an adult, released Thursday by North Korean state media, showed the son of dictator Kim Jong Il bearing a striking resemblance to his father and grandfather, putting to rest one of the biggest mysteries about the nation’s heir apparent—what he looks like today.

The younger Kim, believed to be 26 or 27 years old, stood out in sea of older faces in video images and a photo of top North Korean officials taken Tuesday at a meeting of more than 1,000 representatives of the ruling Workers’ Party.

[continues at The Wall Street Journal]

Via Associated Press:

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2 Responses to Images Released Of North Korean Heir Kim Jong Un

  1. William Xavier McGarley September 30, 2010 at 5:54 pm #

    Nice haircut.

    But who ever thought WWIII would be started by a dumpy little guy in a pompadour? My whole life I’ve been afraid of skeletal 6’4″ Germans wearing monocles and sporting dueling scars! The naivite of my youth!

  2. William Xavier McGarley September 30, 2010 at 9:54 pm #

    Nice haircut.

    But who ever thought WWIII would be started by a dumpy little guy in a pompadour? My whole life I’ve been afraid of skeletal 6’4″ Germans wearing monocles and sporting dueling scars! The naivite of my youth!

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