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How North Korea’s leader gets his luxury cars

The armored black limousines appear everywhere with Kim Jong Un, sleek Western chariots for the young dictator of North Korea. Flown in from the North Korean capital of Pyongyang on a cargo plane, the sedans carried Kim through the streets of Singapore; Hanoi, Vietnam; and Vladivostok, Russia, during summit meetings with President Donald Trump and President Vladimir Putin of Russia. Sometimes a phalanx of bodyguards jogs beside them. The cars are top-of-the-line Mercedes-Benzes — the Maybach S600 Pullman Guard and the Maybach S62, popular with world leaders and costing up to $1.6 million each. And Kim is using them in open defiance of United Nations sanctions intended to ban luxury goods from North Korea.

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