Kim Jong-il

The funeral procession of Kim Jong-il on December 28, 2011, in an approved photo released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). His son and successor, Kim Jong-un, walks at the front right wheel of the limousine. Behind him is Jang Sung-taek, the brother-in-law of Kim Jong-il, who is regarded as a powerful political force in the country.

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