North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has visited
the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun to pay tribute to his grandfather Kim Il-sung. Today marks 25 years since his passing. The regime’s state media showed key aides,
including Choe Ryong-hae…, the head of the North Korean parliament’s presidium and Kim
Jae-ryong…, the premier of North Korea,… accompanying the young leader. Kumsusan Palace of the Sun is where the embalmed
bodies of the communist state’s founder Kim Il-sung… and the previous leader Kim Jong-il…
lie in state. Pyeongyang’s state TV also showed citizens
commemorating Kim Il-sung’s death with a three-minute silence at noon, local time.