International Concern Over Suspected North Korea Assassination Of Kim Jong-Nam
The killing of North Korea ruler Kim Jong Un half-brother has sent shock waves around the world. It shows how far and cruel dictators can go to silence anybody they seem as a threat to their repressive rule.
The North Korean dictator is known for his brutality and killings, eliminating anyone who he sees as a threat to his power and regime control. He killed his uncle Jang Song-Thaek who also has a close relationship with Kim Jong Nam.
Kim Jong Nam is the eldest son of the former North Korean leader Kim Jong-il. According to reports, he has never met his half-brother, the current ruler but has occasional criticize his regime publicly. He was not politically active but has close ties with China.