Kim Jong Un strips down in the Korean heatwave

Kim Jong Un strips down in the Korean heatwave
Copyright North Korea's Korean Central News Agency
By Julia Atherley
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Kim Jong Un is pictured touring a factory in a more relaxed style as the heatwave continues in North Korea.

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Kim Jong Un has been photographed in a more relaxed style as a heatwave hits North Korea.

Temperatures reached 37.8C across the country this week.

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Kim toured a fish processing factory and wore a white t-shirt and hat whilst his wife held his jacket.

KCNA

The outfit was a stark departure from his usual black attire.

KCNA

In the images, which were distributed by the North Korean news agency KCNA, Kim inspects several products, including 30 different types of pickled fish.

KCNA

According to state media, Kim called the stockpiles of food a "spectacular view".

KCNA

A United Nations report last year said that an estimated 41% of the country’s population is undernourished.

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