North Korea: Kim Jong Un marks decade in power

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It has been 10 years since Kim Jong Un became leader of North Korea.

He took control in 2011, after the death of his father, Kim Jong Il.

While his leadership style is widely criticised abroad, few at home dare question his grip on power.

Al Jazeera’s Katia Lopez-Hodoyan reports.

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