The pictures released by the Rodong Sinmun newspaper showed Kim in his trademark black suit, smiling broadly as he looked around the factory.
Kim Jong Un
The train was parked at a station reserved for the Kim family in Wonsan on April 21 and April 23
Pyongyang marked the birthday of its late founder, Kim's grandfather Kim Il Sung, on April 15 — by far the most important date in its annual political calendar — but Kim was not seen in attendance.
The launch was the nuclear-armed North's first for more than three months and came as nuclear negotiations with the United States remain at a standstill
“If Chairman Kim has reneged on the commitments he made to President Trump, that is deeply disappointing,” Mike Pompeo said.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is set to make a closely watched New Year address on Wednesday which is likely to offer a glimpse of a “new path” he has vowed to take if the United States fails to meet his deadline to soften its stance over denuclearization.
Kim donned a black leather trench coat and gloves for the opening, and -- surrounded by fur-hatted officials -
North Korea’s parliament has approved changes to the country’s constitution to solidify leader Kim Jong Un’s role as head of state
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un once again supervised a "new weapon" launch, state media said Saturday, complicating efforts at denuclearisation ahead of next week's visit to Seoul by the US envoy to Pyongyang.