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Analyst: North Korea’s Kim has secret stash of up to $5 billion hidden abroad

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has a US$3 billion to US$5 billion “revolutionary fund” stashed in bank accounts under false names in Switzerland and other countries, says a report in Japan’s Asahi Shimbun, quoting a South Korean analyst. The fund has been used by successive North Korean leaders and members of the Kim dynasty, North […]