22-09-2021 06:06 AM Jerusalem Timing

Kim Jong-Un Becomes North Korea Ruling Party Chairman

Kim Jong-Un Becomes North Korea Ruling Party Chairman

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un was Monday given a new title -- chairman of the Workers’ Party -- at a rare top-level meeting of the ruling party.

KimNorth Korean leader Kim Jong-Un was Monday given a new title -- chairman of the Workers' Party -- at a rare top-level meeting of the ruling party.

The country's de facto head of state Kim Yong-Nam announced the post as foreign journalists watched proceedings at the party congress -- the first for 36 years.