North Korea claims disputed victory over virus, blames Seoul

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North Korea's claiming a disputed victory over COVID-19 and blaming Seoul The north leader Kim Jong-un has declared victory at a national meeting where his sister said Kim had suffered a fever himself and then laid dubious blame against South Korea for the outbreak While varying deadly retaliation North Korea's outbreak statements are widely doubted and are thought to be aimed at helping Kim maintain absolute control of the country Some experts believe the victory statement signals Kim's intent to move to other priorities but a concerned his sister's remarks could lead to a provocation I'm Charles De Ledesma

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