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N Korea at crossroads

Kim Yo Jong now in charge of North Korea's diplomacy and security

Leader Kim Jong Un focuses on building ideology: South Korea spy report

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, shakes hands with Kim Yo Jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, upon his arrival for the meeting on May 26, 2018, in Panmunjom, North Korea. (Handout photo from South Korea's presidential Blue House)   © Getty Images

SEOUL -- Kim Yo Jong, a powerful North Korean official and sister to leader Kim Jong Un, is currently in charge of diplomatic and national security affairs, according to a report by South Korea's top spy agency.

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