A kitchen full of secrets

Ex-chef of the Kim family says the son of North Korea president will prove to be compassionate leader.

    The lack of information about Kim Jong Il and his likely successor, his son Kim Jong Un, speaks volumes about just how closed a society North Korea is.

    Even among foreign intelligence circles, little has been gathered about this future leader.

    Much of what the world does know comes from a man who for more than a decade was the Kim family's personal chef.

    Al Jazeera's Steve Chao caught up with him in Japan, where he is today in hiding.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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