Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Russian authorities did not have information about the death of Kim Jong-UN, reports RIA Novosti. So the assistant of the head of state responded to rumors about the demise of the North Korean leader.

“Kim died last weekend”

Kim Jong-UN, as reported by “the Rambler”, not seen in public since April 11 after he underwent heart surgery. In the media rumors that North Korean leader could die against a background of serious health problems. Later this information was refuted, including Advisor to the South Korean President, who stated that Kim Jong-UN is alive and well and is located in the North Korean province of Wonsan.

May 1 edition of Yonhap published the statement of the former DPRK citizen Chi sun Ho, who is now working in the government in South Korea, that Kim Jong-UN died last week. This man reported unnamed sources. Controversial information has been disseminated in the Network. Journalists of RIA Novosti news Agency contacted the representative of the Kremlin Dmitry Peskov, to find out whether the Russian authorities any information about the state of the North Korean leader.