The body of North Korean leader Kim Jong-il lies in state at the
Kumsusan Memorial Palace in Pyongyang in this picture released by the
North's official KCNA news agency December 20, 2011. North Korea was in
seclusion on Tuesday, a day after it announced the death of its leader
Kim Jong-il, as concern mounted over what would happen next in the
deeply secretive nation that is trying to build a nuclear arsenal.