Japanese author Yoji Gomi
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Kim Jong-nam 'not endangered' by book about North Korea

Japanese journalist Yoji Gomi says that his book My Father, Kim Jong Il, and I does not pose any threat to Kim Jong-nam, the eldest brother of North Korea's present leader Kim Jong-un.

Based on interviews with Kim Jong-nam, the book provides insight into the hereditary system in North Korea and Jong-nam's concerns about his younger brother's ability to lead the country.

Video produced by BBC Chinese's Louisa Ke.

  • 01 Feb 2012
  • From the section Asia