Deputy Department Director of the Publicity and Information Department of the Workers' Party of Korea
Kim Yo-jong (Korean: 김여정, born 26 September 1987) is a North Korean politician. She is the youngest daughter of former supreme leader Kim Jong-il. Her brother is Kim Jong-un, the current supreme leader.
|Deputy Department Director of the Publicity and Information Department|
|Assumed office |
28 November 2014
|General Secretary||Kim Jong-un|
|Preceded by||Ri Jae-il|
|Born||26 September 1987|
Pyongyang, North Korea
|Political party||Workers' Party of Korea|
|Height||163 cm (5 ft 4 in)|
Choe Song (m. 2014)
|Alma mater||Kim Il-sung University|
|Revised Romanization||Gim Yeojeong|
She is an alternate member of the Politburo (Political Bureau) and vice director of the Propaganda and Agitation Department of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK).
- ↑ 통일부, 김여정 '1988년생' 공식 판단…작년엔 '연도미상' 표기. MK News (in Korean). 27 December 2018. Retrieved 4 January 2019.
- ↑ "Kim Yo Jong". North Korea Leadership Watch. 6 May 2016. Archived from the original on 13 February 2019. Retrieved 18 December 2013.