North Korea's supreme leader 朝鲜最高领导人金正日17日逝世
Kim Jong Il died on Dec. 17
According to People's Network 人民网, Beijing, North Korea's leader Kim Jong Il should have died on December 17. The official photo below, perhaps one of his last, is showing Kim Jong Il together with Russian president Medvedyev during his visit to Russia on August 24.
Kim Jong Il was born on February 16, 1942, in a secret camp in the White Head Mountain area that is bordering China.
[Kim Jong Il and son Kim Jong Un]: At North Korea's large Kim Il Song square, attending a giant military parade on celebrations of the 65th anniversary of the Workers' Party.
In a 2010 blogspot, we already learnt about Kim Jong Il's son Kim Jong Un who might now become the new strongman of North Korea.
Another blogspot, dating back to 2008, is showing a rare series of photos of Kim Jong Il visiting a military unit.
The general secretary of Korea's Workers' Party and chairman of the National Defence Council, Kim Jong Il, meeting with members of China's State Council and the [Chinese] Minister of Public Security Meng Jian Zhu (first left). February 14, 2011.