LIVE: World leaders Vladimir Putin, Kim Jong Un and Xi Jinping facing life threatening diseases?
Many important world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping, and North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, have recently been rumoured to be receiving surgery or treatment for serious and life-threatening ailments.
Soon after news of Putin's failing health surfaced, rumours of Chinese President Xi Jinping suffering from a brain aneurysm began to circulate on social media.
Kim Jong Un did not appear in public for one month in 2021 and appeared to have shed roughly 20 kgs during that time. This fueled widespread speculation that he was undergoing open-heart surgery.
Watch the video to learn about world leaders who are said to be receiving treatment for life-threatening ailments.