Satellite images show that Kim Jong Un’s waterslide yacht is in motion while North Korea suffers from famine and COVID-19.


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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and a military officer in this dateless photo released by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on September 16, 2017. KCNA via Reuters

  • Satellite images capture the movement of Kim Jong Un’s luxury yacht, suggesting that he is having a party.

  • North Korea is facing a food shortage and is suffering from a COVID-19 pandemic.

  • An amusement park-themed yacht is a good indicator of his whereabouts. NK News reported..

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Kim Jong Un’s 260-foot luxury yacht was found moving towards his private land. This suggests that he or his associates are reading a party during the famine of North Korea and the fight against COVID-19.

Satellite imagery company Planet Labs took pictures of a yacht moored on a private beach near Kim Palace in Motoyama and a second 200-foot pool yacht on July 12.

Image published by South Korea based outlet NK News with images marked up on the website.. The weather around Motoyama in July is warm and perfect for swimming. The temperature on Tuesday was 86 degrees.

The May tweet about yacht movement included an image of the yacht.

According to the outlet, the larger yacht is built as a floating amusement park with a double waterslide, an Olympic-sized swimming pool and a high-rise lounge.

As of 2021, satellite image of Kim Jong Un's luxury facility in Wonsan, North Korea

As of 2021, satellite image of Kim Jong Un’s luxury facility in Wonsan, North Korea Google map

It is unknown who has used a luxury boat rented to friends and family in the past.

According to NK News, their move coincides with the day the leader did not appear publicly, which could be a reasonably reliable indicator of his move.

In April of last year, during a large-scale withdrawal from public Kim’s 200-foot yacht was found moving around same place.

In less than a month, Kim made a rare announcement. “Tensioned” situation in North Korea’s food supply, He was caused by a typhoon last year. Soaring food prices have prompted one UN official to propose lifting sanctions to prevent mass hunger. Reuters reported..

The country also recently hinted at a surge in COVID-19, After Kim remodeled a senior official, Blame them for the “great crisis” in responding to the pandemic.

North Korea has not released COVID-19 data and has long claimed that it is virus-free, but there are reports from abroad. It suggests a surge last year..

Despite being entitled to 2 million doses through the UN COVAX scheme, the country has been delayed in trying to access the vaccine. Voice of America News reported..

U.S. and South Korean officials said it was plausible that Kim used the resort last May to protect him from the virus. Sky News reported.. Kim is a heavy smoker, Risk factors for complications of COVID-19.

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