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Kim likes South Korean pop, but his public watch it at risk

South Korean K-pop is a black market item in North Korea, but in Pyongyang on Sunday night, it received the royal seal of approval when state leader Kim Jong-un and his wife Ri Sol-ju appeared at a concert featuring some of the South’s top performers. Although it was the first time a North Korean leader […]