Tag: Kim Jong Il
North Korean dictator applauds Disney performance
A troupe of dancing Disney characters have put on an unusual show in the anti-American ‘hermit kingdom’ of North Korea. Is Mickey Mouse the USA’s most powerful weapon?
Dead dictator prank steals the Oscars show
Hot favourite The Artist monopolised the top honours at last night’s Academy Awards, with nostalgia the theme of the night. But Sacha Baron Cohen refused to play to the script...
Death of a tyrant sparks nuclear fears
After 17 years of power, North Korea’s dictator, Kim Jong-il, has died. His cruel, often bizarre rule will be continued by his son – but what does the future hold for his country?