MOSCOW, may 2 – RIA Novosti. Russian Senator Alexey Pushkov commented on the situation around North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN, calling his three-week disappearance of successful public relations, designed to create intrigue.

In the night of Saturday, the South Korean Agency Yonhap reported that Kim Jong-UN appeared in public for the first time in 20 days.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN has not appeared in public since April 12. After reports South Korean newspaper the Daily NK that Kim Jong UN is undergoing treatment after surgery, in the media and social networks began to spread rumors about the threat to the health of the leader of the DPRK. Daily NK and other media, such as the American channel CNN and the Japanese weekly “Shukan Gendai”, in their reports, referring to anonymous sources. Also in the media with reference to the publication in social networks began to spread rumors about the alleged death of the leader of DPRK.