Companions of authoritarian rulers and dictators have to endure much. They become part of corruption, support their husbands during the uprising, we should not forget about rivals. They have a fairly large influence, but they use it in different ways. For example, the first lady of Rwanda, Jeannette Kagame, uses her position to promote important charitable projects in her homeland, the wife of Syrian President Asma al-Assad is a "professional" in other areas. Such first ladies of the country are not attracted by humanitarian concerns, but they are distinguished by the ability to beautifully smile on photos in their Instagram-account, writes rbc.ua.
First lady of the DPRK. The newspaper Global Post named Lee Sol Jiu "Kate Middleton of North Korea". In 2014, she became known to everyone as the wife of the nation's leader, until this time she was called an unknown companion of Kim Jong-un. It is known that she is about 30 years old, and that she comes from a wealthy North Korean family.