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December 28, 2011 in Nation/World
Associated Press photo

North Korea’s next leader, Kim Jong Un, center, salutes beside the hearse carrying the body of his late father and North Korean leader Kim Jong Il during the funeral procession today in Pyongyang, North Korea. Behind Kim Jong Un are Jang Song Thaek, Kim Jong Il’s brother-in-law and vice chairman of the National Defense Commission, and Workers Party official Choe Thae Bok.