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South Koreans watch a TV news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. North Korea's absolute leader Kim appointed his youngest son as an army general, giving the son his first known official title in an apparent sign that he is being groomed as the country's next leader. South Korean media said Kim's youngest son Kim Jong Un is shown in a portrait on the screen. The headline read "Kim Jong Un to the rank of general." (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
Photo by: Ahn Young-joon
South Koreans watch a TV news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. North Korea's absolute leader Kim appointed his youngest son as an army general, giving the son his first known official title in an apparent sign that he is being groomed as the country's next leader. South Korean media said Kim's youngest son Kim Jong Un is shown in a portrait on the screen. The headline read "Kim Jong Un to the rank of general." (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

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