Nuclear tests, purges mark four years of Kim's North Korea rule

January 8, 2016 2:53 AM

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Nuclear tests, purges mark four years of Kim's North Korea rule

SEOUL Four years into his tenure, North Korea's young leader Kim Jong Un has proven unpredictable and truculent, not only for the United States and South Korea but for his closest ally, China, defying it by conducting nuclear tests, the latest this week.

Mocked early on in his rule for his youth and girth, the third-generation dictator has thwarted the direst predictions of chaos and even collapse.

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