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Who Is Kim Jong-un? (VIDEO)

Posted By Alyssa Badolato On April 5, 2013 @ 4:49 pm In Security | Comments Disabled

No one really knows what North Korea’s leader is thinking.

Heritage’s Bruce Klingner, senior research fellow in the Asian Studies Center, was interviewed on ABC’s World News about Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s mysterious dictator.

“Very little is known about someone whose finger is on a nuclear button,” said Klingner, former head of the CIA’s Korea Unit.

Despite its leader’s dangerous nature, Klingner says he does not think North Korea will launch a direct attack on the United States, saying, “They would know that that would be national suicide.”


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