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04-26 North Korea's Kim Jong-un crosses into South Korea Peace House, Panmunjom, South Korea
2. 04-23 Kim Jong-un's 'bitter sorrow' as bus crash kills Chinese tourists North Hwanghae, North Korea
3. 03-27 China and N Korea confirm Kim Jong-un visit Beijing
4. 03-26 Train's arrival in Beijing raises speculation of Kim visit Beijing
F. 02-08 Kim Jong Un watches parade of tanks, missiles and troops Kim Il Sung Square, Pyongyang, North Korea
6. 02-04 North Korea to send ceremonial head to South Korea North Korea
H. 01-08 North, South Korea begin rare talks at the border Panmunjom, South Korea
I. 01-04 North Korea accepts Olympics talks offer, says South North Korea
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2018
03/27 China and N Korea confirm Kim Jong-un visit
01/08 North, South Korea begin rare talks at the border
01/01 Kim Jong Un offers rare olive branch to South Korea
War & Army
2018 2018
War & Army
2017
11/13 North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ
08/08 North Korea says considering missile strike on Guam
06/19 Otto Warmbier: US student sent home from North Korea dies
06/13 Otto Warmbier: North Korea releases jailed US student 'in coma'
02/14 Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassinated in Malaysia
11/13 North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ
08/08 North Korea says considering missile strike on Guam
2016
05/05 North Korea begins rare party gathering
03/02 UN imposes tough North Korea sanctions
01/05 North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
War & Army
2016 2016
War & Army
2015
12/29 North Korea official Kim Yang-gon killed in car crash
05/12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
05/12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
2014
10/13 North Korea says leader has reappeared
10/09 Kim Jong-un?s absence fuels speculation about health, coup
02/19 Two Koreas hold family reunions
02/17 U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes against humanity
01/08 Rodman sings Happy Birthday to Kim
10/09 Kim Jong-un?s absence fuels speculation about health, coup
2013
12/12 North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
04/09 North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
04/05 N Korea in foreign embassy warning
03/29 N Korea in 'state of war' with South
03/07 U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions
02/11 North Korea confirms nuclear test
04/09 North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
02/11 North Korea confirms nuclear test
2011
12/29 N Korea hails Kim's son as leader
12/28 Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea
12/18 N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
War & Army
2011 2011
War & Army
2010
10/09 N. Korea leader, son make appearance
09/27 N Korean leader's son 'promoted'
08/25 Kim Jong Il making China visit
05/19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
05/19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
2009
08/04 N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists
06/07 Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea
05/26 N Korea threatens military action
05/26 N Korea threatens military action
2008
09/24 Nuclear plant seals removed
09/09 Kim missing from parade
04/24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
04/24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
2007
10/01 President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone
06/16 Atomic inspectors can return
02/13 N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament
06/16 Atomic inspectors can return
02/13 N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament
2006
10/14 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea
10/09 Outcry at N Korea 'nuclear test'
10/03 North Korea said will conduct nuclear test
07/15 Sec. Council votes for N. Korea sanctions
War & Army
2006 2006
War & Army
2005
09/18 Agreement in N. Korea talks
02/09 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
02/09 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
2003
08/28 N Korea talks fail to ease tension
War & Army
2003 2003
War & Army
2002
09/16 Japan, North Korea historic meeting
War & Army
2002 2002
War & Army
2001
08/04 Putin meets Kim Jong Il
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2001 2001
War & Army
2000
06/15 Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
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2000 2000
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April 2018 ... more > Top ^
Apr.26  
  Kim Jong-un has become the first N. Korean leader to set foot in South Korea by crossing the military line that has divided the peninsula since 1953
Apr.23  Kim Jong-un's 'bitter sorrow' as bus crash kills Chinese tourists

March 2018 ... more > Top ^
Mar.27     China and N Korea confirm Kim Jong-un visit
  Beijing: After days of speculation, it has been confirmed that North Korea's leader has visited China in Kim's first known foreign trip since taking office in 2011 Mar.26  Train's arrival in Beijing raises speculation of Kim visit

February 2018 ... more > Top ^
Feb.8 Kim Jong Un watches parade of tanks, missiles and troops
Feb.4 North Korea to send ceremonial head to South Korea

January 2018 ... more > Top ^
Jan.8     North, South Korea begin rare talks at the border
Map of Panmunjom South Korea  Senior officials from North and South began the rivals' first formal talks in about two years to discuss how to cooperate in next month's Olympics Jan.4  North Korea accepts Olympics talks offer, says South Jan.1   Kim Jong Un offers rare olive branch to South Korea  Kim Jong Un offering talks over sending a delegation to the Winter Olympics. South Korea proposes high-level talks with North

year 2017 Top ^



December 2017 ... more > Top ^
Dec.29 South Korea seizes ship it claims transferred oil to North Korea


November 2017 ... more > Top ^
Nov.29  US urges all nations to cut ties with Pyongyang Nov.13   North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ   An elite soldier stationed at the heavily guarded Demilitarized Zone made a bold bolt for freedom Monday, defecting to South Korea despite getting... Nov.7 Donald Trump warns North Korea: 'Do not try us'
. South Korea

September 2017 ... more > Top ^
Sep.25  North Korea crisis: Washington denies 'war declared' Sep.21  Kim says 'deranged' Trump shows need for nuclear programme Sep.11  UN approves new sanctions against North Korea Sep.4  Korea nuclear crisis: US seeks tough UN approach Sep.3  S Korea holds drill simulating attack on nuclear site to warn North Korea  North Korea threat: Mattis warns of 'massive military response'

August 2017 ... more > Top ^
Aug.29  North Korea: 'Japan missile was first step in Pacific operation' Aug.11  Trump warns N Korea that US military is 'locked and loaded' Aug.8   North Korea says considering missile strike on Guam  North Korea has said it is considering carrying out missile strikes on the US Pacific territory of Guam  Trump threatens N Korea after they have miniaturized a nuclear warhead Aug.5  UN backs fresh sanctions over N. Korea missile tests

July 2017 ... more > Top ^
Jul.16  South Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea Jul.5  N Korea missile: US says it will use military force 'if we must'

June 2017 ... more > Top ^
Jun.19   Otto Warmbier: US student sent home from North Korea dies   Ohio: Warmbier, 22, was serving 15 years of hard labour for attempting to steal a propaganda sign from a hotel. He had been in a coma for a year. Jun.13 Otto Warmbier: North Korea releases jailed US student 'in coma'


March 2017 ... more > Top ^
Mar.7  China calls on N Korea to suspend missile and nuclear tests Mar.6 Malaysia and N Korea in tit-for-tax exit bans


February 2017 ... more > Top ^
Feb.14   Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassinated in Malaysia
Map of Kuala Lumpur International Airport Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
  Kim Jong Nam was attacked by two unidentified women who stabbed him with 'poisoned needles' at a Malaysian airport before fleeing


year 2016 Top ^

Jun.21  North Korea test-fires missiles in defiance of UN sanctions May.17  US election: Donald Trump open to talks with N. Korea May.7  North Korea 'will not use nuclear weapons' unless threatened May.5 North Korea begins rare party gathering
Apr.28  US man Kim Dong-chul jailed for spying in North Korea Mar.15  US student Otto Warmbier given hard labour in North Korea Mar.6  North Korea threatens US and S Korea with nuclear strikes Mar.2   UN imposes tough North Korea sanctions  UN Security Council: The United Nations Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution significantly expanding international sanctions against North Korea Jan.5   North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
  North Korea says it has successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen bomb which, if confirmed, would be its fourth nuclear test since 2006.    5.1 magnitude quake was detected close...


year 2015 Top ^

Dec.29 North Korea official Kim Yang-gon killed in car crash
Oct.10  North Korea holds huge parades for 70th anniversary Aug.24  South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions May.12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports Jan.2  US sanctions North Korea over Sony

year 2014 Top ^

Nov.18  UN calls for N Korea rights probe Nov.8 North Korea frees detained US men Miller and Bae
Oct.14  Koreas 'hold top military talks' Oct.13 North Korea says leader has reappeared Oct.9 Kim Jong-uns absence fuels speculation about health, coup Feb.19 Two Koreas hold family reunions Feb.17 U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes against humanity. UN Feb.4  Koreas agree to family reunions Jan.8 Rodman sings Happy Birthday to Kim

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.12 North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
  Jang Song Thaek, an uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has been executed for trying to overthrow the government Jun.8  Officials from two Koreas hold talks May.1  N Korea jails US man for 15 years Apr.12  Kerry: North Korea threats 'unacceptable' Apr.9  South Korea raises alert level   North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
  The top U.S. commander in the Pacific called North Korean violations of Security Council resolutions 'a clear and direct threat to U.S. national security' Apr.5 N Korea in foreign embassy warning Apr.2  North Korea blocks Kaesong access  North Korea to restart nuclear reactor Mar.29 N Korea in 'state of war' with South
  North Korea has said it is entering a 'state of war' with South Korea in its latest escalation of rhetoric against its southern neighbour and the US Mar.28  N Korea 'readies rocket force' Mar.7 N Korea ends peace pacts with South U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions  UN Security Council: The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday for tougher sanctions against North Korea. China, North Korea's key ally agreed to it Feb.11   North Korea confirms nuclear test   Pyongyang said the underground test involved a 'miniaturised' nuclear device and was carried out in a 'safe and perfect manner' Jan.24  N Korea warns South on sanctions Jan.22  N Korea nuclear vow after UN acts

year 2012 Top ^

Jul.15  North Korea military head removed Mar.24  Obama visits tense Koreas border Mar.15  North Korea to launch satellite

year 2011 Top ^

Dec.29   N Korea hails Kim's son as leader   North Korea has hailed late leader Kim Jong-il's son, Kim Jong-un, as 'supreme leader of the party, state and army' Dec.28     Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea   North Korea has begun two days of funeral services for late leader Kim Jong-il with a huge procession in the capital, Pyongyang Dec.27  Mourners fill Pyongyang streets for Kim Dec.25  South Korean delegation enters North Dec.18     N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
  North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died at the age of 69, state-run television in an emotional statement has announced.    The announcer, wearing black, said he had died of physical and mental over-work. He has been the dictator of the communist country since the death of his father Kim ...
Aug.24  Kim Jong-il in rare Russia talks

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.23  N Koreans 'ready for sacred war' Oct.29  Korean family reunions go ahead Oct.9 N. Korea leader, son make appearance Sep.27 N Korean leader's son 'promoted' Aug.26  US citizen freed in North Korea by Carter Aug.25 Kim Jong Il making China visit May.23  S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea May.19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship. South Korea

year 2009 Top ^

Aug.22  S Korean head meets North envoys Aug.4   N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists  President Kim Jong Il has pardoned and ordered the release of two U.S. journalists after Bill Clinton met with top North Korean officials  Bill Clinton meets with N. Korea leader Jun.12  U.N. tightens sanctions on North Korea Jun.7 Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea
May.26 N Korea threatens military action Apr.23  US women 'face North Korea trial' Jan.29  North Korea tears up agreements

year 2008 Top ^

Oct.11 U.S. takes North Korea off terror list
. Washington Sep.24 Nuclear plant seals removed Sep.9     Kim missing from parade   There is growing speculation about the health of Kim Jong-il, 66, after he failed to attend a huge martial parade in Pyongyang Jun.26  N. Korea releases details of nucl. Program Apr.24  Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'

year 2007 Top ^

Oct.3  Korean leaders sign declaration Oct.1 President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone
Jun.23  NK gets hands on frozen millions Jun.16  Atomic inspectors can return Feb.19  North Korea to give up nuclear program Feb.13  N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.22  Six-party talks end, no agreement Oct.31  N. Korea agrees to return to nuclear talks Oct.14 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea   UN Security Council: The Council voted unanimously to slap trade, travel and other sanctions Oct.9  Outcry at N Korea 'nuclear test' Oct.3  North Korea said will conduct nuclear test Jul.15  Sec. Council votes for N. Korea sanctions Jul.5  Outcry over N Korea missile test

year 2005 Top ^

Sep.18  Agreement in N. Korea talks Feb.9 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks


year 2003 Top ^

Aug.28  N Korea talks fail to ease tension

year 2002 Top ^

Sep.16  Japan, North Korea historic meeting

year 2001 Top ^

Aug.4  Putin meets Kim Jong Il

year 2000 Top ^

Jun.15 Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord

before year 2000
Jul. 8, 1994 Death of Kim Il-sung
  North Korea did not report the death for more than 34 hours after it occurred. An official mourning period was declared from 817 July



North Korea begins rare party gathering Donald Trump warns North Korea: 'Do not try us'. South Korea   North Korea says considering missile strike on Guam  North Korea has said it is considering carrying out missile strikes on the US Pacific territory of Guam N Korea in foreign embassy warning N Korea threatens military action N. Korea responsible for sinking warship. South Korea   North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ   An elite soldier stationed at the heavily guarded Demilitarized Zone made a bold bolt for freedom Monday, defecting to South Korea despite getting... Malaysia and N Korea in tit-for-tax exit bans Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord   North Korea's Kim Jong-un crosses into South Korea Map of Peace House Panmunjom South Korea




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Sep.3  S Korea holds drill simulating attack on nuclear site to warn North Korea
Aug.29  North Korea: 'Japan missile was first step in Pacific operation'
Aug.11  Trump warns N Korea that US military is 'locked and loaded'
Aug.8
Aug.8  Trump threatens N Korea after they have miniaturized a nuclear warhead
Jul.5  N Korea missile: US says it will use military force 'if we must'
Mar.7  China calls on N Korea to suspend missile and nuclear tests
2016
Mar.6  North Korea threatens US and S Korea with nuclear strikes
2013
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Apr.5
Mar.28  N Korea 'readies rocket force'
2010
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2009
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Aug.24  South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions
2009
Jan.29  North Korea tears up agreements
2007
Oct.3  Korean leaders sign declaration
2000
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2018
Apr.26
  Kim Jong-un has become the first N. Korean leader to set foot in South Korea by crossing the military line that has divided the peninsula since 1953
Apr.23  Kim Jong-un's 'bitter sorrow' as bus crash kills Chinese tourists Mar.27   China and N Korea confirm Kim Jong-un visit
  Beijing: After days of speculation, it has been confirmed that North Korea's leader has visited China in Kim's first known foreign trip since taking office in 2011 Mar.26  Train's arrival in Beijing raises speculation of Kim visit Feb.4 North Korea to send ceremonial head to South Korea 2014 Jan.8 Rodman sings Happy Birthday to Kim 2013 Apr.12  Kerry: North Korea threats 'unacceptable' 2012 Mar.24  Obama visits tense Koreas border 2011 Dec.25  South Korean delegation enters North 2010 Aug.26  US citizen freed in North Korea by Carter Aug.25 Kim Jong Il making China visit 2009 Aug.22  S Korean head meets North envoys Aug.4  Bill Clinton meets with N. Korea leader 2007 Oct.1 President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone 2002 Sep.16  Japan, North Korea historic meeting 2001 Aug.4  Putin meets Kim Jong Il



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2017 Jun.19 Otto Warmbier: US student sent home from North Korea dies   Ohio: Warmbier, 22, was serving 15 years of hard labour for attempting to steal a propaganda sign from a hotel. He had been in a coma for a year. Jun.13 Otto Warmbier: North Korea releases jailed US student 'in coma'
2016 Apr.28  US man Kim Dong-chul jailed for spying in North Korea Mar.15  US student Otto Warmbier given hard labour in North Korea 2014 Nov.18  UN calls for N Korea rights probe Nov.8 North Korea frees detained US men Miller and Bae Feb.19 Two Koreas hold family reunions Feb.17 U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes against humanity. UN Feb.4  Koreas agree to family reunions 2013 May.1  N Korea jails US man for 15 years 2009 Aug.4   N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists  President Kim Jong Il has pardoned and ordered the release of two U.S. journalists after Bill Clinton met with top North Korean officials Jun.7 Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea Apr.23  US women 'face North Korea trial'



North Korea, Politics Talks Timeline ... See World Talks timeline Top ^
2018 Jan.8   North, South Korea begin rare talks at the border Map of Panmunjom South Korea  Senior officials from North and South began the rivals' first formal talks in about two years to discuss how to cooperate in next month's Olympics Jan.4  North Korea accepts Olympics talks offer, says South 2017 Jul.16  South Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea 2016 May.17  US election: Donald Trump open to talks with N. Korea 2014 Oct.14  Koreas 'hold top military talks' 2013 Jun.8  Officials from two Koreas hold talks 2006 Dec.22  Six-party talks end, no agreement 2005 Sep.18  Agreement in N. Korea talks Feb.9 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks 2003 Aug.28  N Korea talks fail to ease tension



North Korea, Politics Political Sanctions Timeline ... See World Political Sanctions timeline Top ^
2017 Dec.29 South Korea seizes ship it claims transferred oil to North Korea
Nov.29  US urges all nations to cut ties with Pyongyang Sep.11  UN approves new sanctions against North Korea Aug.5  UN backs fresh sanctions over N. Korea missile tests 2016 Jun.21  North Korea test-fires missiles in defiance of UN sanctions Mar.2 UN imposes tough North Korea sanctions  UN Security Council: The United Nations Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution significantly expanding international sanctions against North Korea 2015 Jan.2  US sanctions North Korea over Sony 2013 Mar.7 U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions  UN Security Council: The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday for tougher sanctions against North Korea. China, North Korea's key ally agreed to it Jan.24  N Korea warns South on sanctions 2010 May.23  S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea 2009 Jun.12  U.N. tightens sanctions on North Korea 2006 Oct.14 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea   UN Security Council: The Council voted unanimously to slap trade, travel and other sanctions Jul.15  Sec. Council votes for N. Korea sanctions



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2018 Feb.8 Kim Jong Un watches parade of tanks, missiles and troops
Jan.1   Kim Jong Un offers rare olive branch to South Korea  Kim Jong Un offering talks over sending a delegation to the Winter Olympics. South Korea proposes high-level talks with North 2017 Sep.21  Kim says 'deranged' Trump shows need for nuclear programme Feb.14   Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassinated in Malaysia Map of Kuala Lumpur International Airport Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
  Kim Jong Nam was attacked by two unidentified women who stabbed him with 'poisoned needles' at a Malaysian airport before fleeing
2015 May.12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports 2014 Oct.13 North Korea says leader has reappeared Oct.9 Kim Jong-uns absence fuels speculation about health, coup 2013 Dec.12 North Korea: Leader's uncle executed   Jang Song Thaek, an uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has been executed for trying to overthrow the government 2012 Jul.15  North Korea military head removed 2011 Dec.29   N Korea hails Kim's son as leader   North Korea has hailed late leader Kim Jong-il's son, Kim Jong-un, as 'supreme leader of the party, state and army' 2010 Oct.9 N. Korea leader, son make appearance Sep.27 N Korean leader's son 'promoted' 2008 Sep.9   Kim missing from parade   There is growing speculation about the health of Kim Jong-il, 66, after he failed to attend a huge martial parade in Pyongyang



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2012 Mar.15  North Korea to launch satellite



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2017 Sep.4  Korea nuclear crisis: US seeks tough UN approach Sep.3  North Korea threat: Mattis warns of 'massive military response' 2016 May.7  North Korea 'will not use nuclear weapons' unless threatened Jan.5 North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
  North Korea says it has successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen bomb which, if confirmed, would be its fourth nuclear test since 2006.    5.1 magnitude quake was detected close...
2013 Apr.2  North Korea to restart nuclear reactor Feb.11   North Korea confirms nuclear test   Pyongyang said the underground test involved a 'miniaturised' nuclear device and was carried out in a 'safe and perfect manner' Jan.22  N Korea nuclear vow after UN acts 2011 Aug.24  Kim Jong-il in rare Russia talks 2008 Sep.24 Nuclear plant seals removed
Jun.26  N. Korea releases details of nucl. Program Apr.24  Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme' 2007 Feb.19  North Korea to give up nuclear program Feb.13  N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament 2006 Oct.31  N. Korea agrees to return to nuclear talks Oct.9  Outcry at N Korea 'nuclear test' Oct.3  North Korea said will conduct nuclear test



North Korea, Politics Obituary Timeline ... See World Obituary timeline Top ^
2015 Dec.29 North Korea official Kim Yang-gon killed in car crash
2011 Dec.28   Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea   North Korea has begun two days of funeral services for late leader Kim Jong-il with a huge procession in the capital, Pyongyang Dec.27  Mourners fill Pyongyang streets for Kim Dec.18   N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
  North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died at the age of 69, state-run television in an emotional statement has announced.    The announcer, wearing black, said he had died of physical and mental over-work. He has been the dictator of the communist country since the death of his father Kim ...
1994 Jul. 8, 1994 Death of Kim Il-sung
  North Korea did not report the death for more than 34 hours after it occurred. An official mourning period was declared from 817 July