Very little is known about North Korean First Lady Ri Sol-ju, including whether that’s always been her name; the first official mention of her by DPRK officials contained that name and the disclosure that she was married to Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un. She’s twenty-nine, or she might be thirty-three; she might have sung with a musical group before assuming her official duties. And she has three children, maybe.

Ri Sol-ju at some official function

Perhaps an official portrait of Ri Sol-ju

Ri Sol-ju at some other official function

Those lovable cut-ups at She Politico have obtained seemingly every photo of Ri in proper First Lady garb and spliced them into two and a half minutes of video:

Kim apparently does know how to pick ’em. (Or Kim’s dad does; at least one report claims that Kim Jong-il arranged this marriage for his son after suffering a stroke.)

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