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The U.S media reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is brain dead.

US media report that North Korea leader Kim Jong un is brain dead cannot be verified as there is no primary evidence from the concerned authorities.

US media report that North Korea leader Kim Jong un is brain dead cannot be verified as there is no primary evidence from the concerned authorities.According to DailyNK, a source from North Korea, Kim Jong Un was treated for Cardiovascular at Hyangsan Medical centre, located in Myohyangsan District, North Pyongan Province on 12 April 2020. On 19 April 2020, after his condition improved most of the medical staff treating him were sent back to Pyongan on the judgement that his condition has improved and he is stable.

President Trump during the press briefing on the coronavirus from White House wished Kim Jong Un a speedy recovery and further went on to say the reports have suggested he is in a serious condition.

Yonhap News Agency reported that Presidential spokesman Kang Min-Seok also said that nothing unusual has been detected in North Korea.

Meanwhile, the speculations about his health started after he skipped the 108th birthday of his late grandfather and state founder Kim Il-sung.

Unfortunately, the claim cannot be verified that Kim Jong Un is brain dead as there is no primary evidence to substantiate the media report.

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