As Kim Jong-un tightens his grip on Pyongyang Satellite photos reveal North Korea is planning fresh nuclear bomb tests

imageSatellite photos taken over North Korea have prompted fears the country is planning fresh nuclear bomb tests as Kim Jong-un is set to tighten his grip on Pyongyang by receiving a new title today. Both his father Kim Jong-il and grandfather Kim Il-sung were General Secretary of the Worker’s Party and the third-generation leader is expected to receive a similar mantle, although the exact wording has not yet been revealed. The announcement is set to be made today during a rare Congress of the Worker’s Party in Pyongyang, the first to take place since 1980. The move is a clear sign he remains firmly in control despite his country’s deepening international isolation over his plans to keep developing more and better nuclear weapons. Read Article