Kim Jong-un Marries Stylish Ex-Cheerleader

The North Korean leader made an official public appearance with his bride

by Lesley Kennedy • MORE.com Reporter

Sorry, ladies, but Kim Jong-un is off the market.

Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s 28-year-old leader, has married Ri Sol-ju, 24, a former singer and cheerleader, ABC News reports. The bride has a penchant for colorful clothes and trendy accessories, something not typical for women in the country.

“I was surprised because she was so up-to-date in fashion,” nurse Hyun-Sun Kim tells the network. “My friends think she’s very pretty, too.”

For the record, Jong-un’s dad, Kim Jong-il, never did make a public appearance with a wife, although, according to ABC, he had several.

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