Kenji Fujimoto, former personal chef of late North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il displays his book with a cover picture of Fujimoto hugging North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, in Tokyo on December 6, 2012. Fujimoto spoke to foreign journalists about a book he wrote after meeting the country's new leader Kim Jong-Un last July in Pyongyang. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO
South Korean conservative protesters burn portraits of North Korea national founder Kim Il-Sung, former North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il and now leader Kim Jong-Un during an anti North Korea rally on July 27, 2013 in Seoul, South Korea. On June 25, 1950, soldiers of the North Korean army breached the 38th parallel invading the Republic of South Korea, marking the beginning of the Korean War. On July 27, 1953, a signed armistice agreement brought the three-year conflict to an end.
South Korean conservative protesters burn effigies of North Korea national founder Kim Il-Sung, former North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il and now leader Kim Jong-Un during an anti-North Korea protest marking the second anniversary of former North Korean leader Kim Jong Il's death on December 17, 2013 in Seoul, South Korea. The tension is heightened in South Korea since the report that North Korea has executed Jang Song-Thaek, Kim Jong Un's uncle on December 13, 2013. On December 17, 2013 North Korea also commemorates two years since the death of former leader Kim Jong-il.