Archived from the original on 13 December NK News. Kim Sol-song —. View More.
Childhood and rise to power
Kim appears to want to reinforce the impression that he is young, vigorous, on the move—qualities that he attributes to his country as well. Retrieved 2 January The Korean Central News Agency described Kim Jong-un as "a great person born of heaven", a propaganda term only his father and grandfather had enjoyed. Following his father's death, Kim Jong-un was hailed as the "great successor to the revolutionary cause of Juche ", "outstanding leader of the party, army and people"  and "respected comrade who is identical to Supreme Commander Kim Jong-il",  and was made chairman of the Kim Jong-il funeral committee.