Marilyn Monroe in North Korean style: celeb hails dictator

World-famous American basketball player Dennis Rodman sang Happy Birthday to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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According to Pyongyang state media, such actions ‘reflect respect and love to Kim Jong Un’. Moreover, a game between North Korea basketball players and former NBA stars took place,

Rodman’s visit to North Korea caused a storm of criticism in U.S. media. The manner of his performance reminds Marylin Monroe‘s singing for President John Kennedy who was a devout supporter of democracy and human rights observance.

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Before his departure Mr Rodman said he had no intention to discuss human rights situation with Kim Jong Un unless the latter started the talk himself.

Kim Jong Un is the supreme leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea. At 31 years of age, he is the world’s youngest head of state.

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