Kim Jong Un was upstaged in social media by a man in a skin-tight blue outfit who stood ramrod straight with a pointy helmet amid an array of missiles – leading some to call him the real “rocket man.”
The blue-collar North Korean was among dozens of soldiers who posed for a photo with the Hermit Kingdom’s leader during an exhibition of weapons systems on Monday.
His shiny outfit and red-blue-and-white helmet were in stark contrast to the olive drab uniforms worn by the rest of the soldiers. Only a high-ranking officer to his left also wore a blue uniform – albeit a standard-issue one.
Kim wore a Western-style suit for the occasion, during which he announced that he is building an “invincible”