Kim Jong-un’s sister warns Seoul of ‘retaliation’ over Covid


Yo Jong, the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un accuses South Korea of causing a Covid outbreak in North Korea. – AFP pic, August 11, 2022.

THE powerful sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un accused the South of causing a Covid outbreak in the country and warned of “retaliation”, as Pyongyang declared “victory” over its outbreak, state media said today.

North Korea has previously said that “alien things” near the border with the South caused the Covid outbreak in the isolated country, a claim that Seoul has rejected.


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