Kim Jong Un Has Married That Mystery Woman, North Korean TV Says

Closing the loop on our reports about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the “mystery woman” who has been seen with him in recent weeks:

“North Korean media on Wednesday identified the woman seen accompanying North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in a recent series of public appearances as his wife,” South Korea’s Yonhap News reports.

From Tokyo, ABC News’ Akiko Fujita says that Japan’s Yomiyuri Online is reporting that “Kim Jong Un and new wife may already have a daughter, born in 2010.”

Our earlier posts about this so-so important news and the mystery woman, who is said to be former North Korean pop star Hyon Song-wol:

‘Mystery Woman’ And Disney Ripoffs: Latest News About North Korea’s Leader.

Is Kim Jong Un’s Mystery Woman The ‘Excellent Horse-Like Lady’?

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