Report: North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un, in grave danger after surgery

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(CNN) — According to CNN, the US is monitoring intelligence that North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, is in grave danger after a surgery,

The information is according to a US official with direct knowledge of the situation.

CNN reports that Kim recently missed the celebration of his grandfather’s birthday on April 15, which raised speculation about his well-being. He had been seen four days before that at a government meeting.

CNN reached out to the CIA, National Security Council and the State Department for comment.

Click here to read CNN’s full report.

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