North Korea: Beginning of a purge? (22)

Deutsche Welle 2013.12.13 21:48
Just days after being ousted from power, North Korean state media reported the execution of Kim Jon Un's powerful uncle Jang Song Thaek. He was convicted of and executed for high treason. Using plain language, the North Korean news agency KCNA appeared to be on a rhetorical warpath when it announced the death of Jang Song Thaek on Thursday night (12.13.2013).
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