Kim Jong Un’s sister criticizes the “idiotic” South Korean president.



North Korean chief Kim Jong Un’s highly effective sister described South Korea’s president and authorities as “idiots” and a “loyal canine” of america, state media reported on Thursday.

Kim Yo Jong’s vitriol follows Seoul this week as it’s contemplating recent unilateral sanctions on the North over latest missile exams, together with an ICBM launch final week.

“This disgusting act exhibits extra clearly that the South Korean group is a ‘loyal canine’ and stooge of america,” Kim mentioned in a press release reported by the Korean Central Information Company (KCNA).

“I ponder what ‘sanctions’ the South Korean group, nothing greater than a wild canine operating over a US-given bone, impudently impose on North Korea,” he mentioned, utilizing the acronym of the North’s official identify. “What a spectacular view!”

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Pyongyang at all times refers to South Korea with a lowercase “s”, a transparent signal of disrespect.

Kim accused South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol of making a “harmful scenario” and in contrast him unfavorably to his extra accommodating predecessor Moon Jae-in, below whom he mentioned Seoul “had not been our goal”.

“I ponder why the South Korean individuals nonetheless stay a passive spectator of such acts of the ‘authorities’ of Yoon Suk Yeol and different idiots,” he mentioned.

North Korea tends to make statements earlier than finishing up a provocation, mentioned Professor Yang Moo-jin of North Korean Research College in Seoul, including: ‘There could quickly be an armed demonstration towards South Korea and america’ .

Friday’s ICBM launch was the newest in a record-breaking blitz of latest Pyongyang launches, and officers and analysts in Seoul and Washington have warned it may culminate in a seventh nuclear take a look at.

North Korea has an extended historical past of colourful private assaults on international leaders, and analysts have typically famous the nation’s incapability to make use of “diplomatic language.”

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“Mainly, they can not converse properly of nations they contemplate enemies,” mentioned Go Myong-hyun, a researcher on the Asan Institute for Coverage Research.

Earlier than US President Joe Biden was nominated as a candidate, Pyongyang referred to as him “a rabid canine” who “must be crushed to dying with a stick” and famously referred to his predecessor Donald Trump as a “silly, mentally deranged American” .