Now the South’s unification minister Kim Yeon-chul has revealed his “government Is aware of Kim Jong-un’s location. ”
Although he did not say where the despot was, he did say he believed he is dodging the pandemic rumored to be spreading through Pyongyang.
“It is true that he had never missed the anniversary for Kim Il-sung’s birthday since he took power, but many anniversary events including celebrations and a banquet had been cancelled because of coronavirus,” he told a speaker hearing.
He then revealed there have been at least two instances since mid-January where Kim has gone missing for nearly (days, reports Bloomberg.
“I don’t think that it’s particularly unusual given the current (coronavirus) situation,” he added.
Over the past week there have been conflicting reports surrounding the portly dictator’s health and whereabouts:
Initial reports from South Korea claimed Kim was in a vegetative state after suffering a heart attack
However a North Korean defector claims the tyrant was in fact injured during a missile test
South Korea later (insisted he is in fact ‘alive and well’