SEOUL — North Korea announced Friday that it has executed Jang Song Thaek, the uncle of leader Kim Jong Un, calling him a “traitor for all ages” who had opposed Kim’s rule and plotted his overthrow. Jang was executed after admitting to his crimes ...
PYONGYANG — North Korea's official news agency reports Kim Jong Un's uncle has been executed as a traitor.
Jang Song Thaek was accused of leading a "dissolute and depraved life."
State media call leader’s former mentor ‘worse than a dog’
North Korea has executed Jang Song-Thaek, uncle to the country's leader Kim Jong-Un. The North announced a week ago that one of its most important leaders had been ousted for "criminal acts."
North Korea on Friday announced the execution of Kim Jong Un's uncle, calling the leader's former mentor a traitor and "worse than a dog."
If China were to invade North Korea and, with no rhetoric about human rights, replace an intolerable regime with a merely unpleasant one, the parallel would be the Vietnamese invasion of Cambodia in 1978.
PYONGYANG North Korea's official news agency reports Kim Jong Un's uncle has been executed as a traitor.