North’s Kim sends condolences to Moon over mother’s death

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has sent a message of condolence to South Korean President Moon Jae-in over his mother’s recent death, Moon’s office said Thursday. It was later in the day handed over to Moon, who was staying in the southeastern city of Busan where his mother’s mourning station was located, Moon’s spokeswoman Ko Min-jung said. Ko said Kim expressed his “deep commemorating (of Moon’s mother) and condolence” over her death.