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The GW Hatchet
University to establish Korean institute – The GW HatchetA new institute on Korea will launch at GW as early as this semester. A grant
University to establish Korean institute – The GW Hatchet
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
A new institute on Korea will launch at GW as early as this semester. A grant from the Academy of Korean Studies will fund the GW Institute for Korean Studies, which has not yet been formally announced and remains in planning stages. Faculty and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Has Potential to Become a Connected Country - Huawei Nigeria Chiefyou for giving me this opportunity to reach out to our various stakeholders. As
Nigeria Has Potential to Become a Connected Country - Huawei Nigeria Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
you for giving me this opportunity to reach out to our various stakeholders. As you know, we are living in an exciting age of intelligence, where progress moves at the speed of imagination. For instance, as journalists going for an interview, you... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
North Korean defectors are going to prison for drugs, and it's part of a larger problemA recent parliamentary report from Rep. Kang Chang-il of the Minjoo Party of Ko
North Korean defectors are going to prison for drugs, and it's part of a larger problem
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
A recent parliamentary report from Rep. Kang Chang-il of the Minjoo Party of Korea, however, provided evidence that this may not always be the case. According to Yonhap News, crimes involving drugs have been the number one factor for the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
North Korean defectors are going to prison for drugs, and it's part of a larger problemA recent parliamentary report from Rep. Kang Chang-il of the Minjoo Party of Ko
North Korean defectors are going to prison for drugs, and it's part of a larger problem
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
A recent parliamentary report from Rep. Kang Chang-il of the Minjoo Party of Korea, however, provided evidence that this may not always be the case. According to Yonhap News, crimes involving drugs have been the number one factor for the... Read more
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Orange County Register
How Orange County became its own Catholic diocese 40 years agoin the early 1970s at St. John’s Seminary in Camarillo, the rumors already were
How Orange County became its own Catholic diocese 40 years ago
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
in the early 1970s at St. John’s Seminary in Camarillo, the rumors already were flying: Orange County, which was part of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, was going to become its own diocese. Holquin, now 63, didn’t make much of it. He was... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
North Korea executes top official in latest party purge, South Korea saysNorth Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to
North Korea executes top official in latest party purge, South Korea says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series of killings, purges and dismissals carried out... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea, Uzbekistan to continue cooperation even after Karimov's death: foreign ministrySEOUL, Sept. 5 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and Uzbekistan will continue their coope
S. Korea, Uzbekistan to continue cooperation even after Karimov's death: foreign ministry
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 22 days ago
SEOUL, Sept. 5 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and Uzbekistan will continue their cooperative relations despite the recent death of President Islam Abduganievich Karimov, Seoul's foreign ministry said Monday, citing the Uzbek prime minister. A South Korean... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
Lake Placid News / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
Hawaii News Now / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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Daily Herald
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challengesaimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has gro
Obama's Asian pivot leaves closer ties, new challenges
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 24 days ago
aimed to reinforce alliances and shift military assets to a region that has grown in importance alongside the rise of China as a global economic and political power. A look at some of the impacts on different countries in the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kim 'executed official for not sitting properly'slouching vice premier was interrogated and found to be an ‘anti-revolutionary
Kim 'executed official for not sitting properly'
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
slouching vice premier was interrogated and found to be an ‘anti-revolutionary agitator’ before his execution in July, a South Korean official said. ‘Vice premier for education Kim Yong-Jin was executed,’ unification ministry spokesman Jeong... Read more
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Breitbart
North Korea Executes Official for 'Slouching' in Meeting with KimNorth Korea has announced its Vice Premier for Education, Kim Yong-Jin, was exe
North Korea Executes Official for 'Slouching' in Meeting with Kim
Breitbart / Posted 25 days ago
North Korea has announced its Vice Premier for Education, Kim Yong-Jin, was executed by firing squad last month. His crime, according to South Korea’s Unification Ministry, was “slouching during a meeting of parliament in late June presided over by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kim Jong-un executes senior official for not sitting properlyNorth Korean dictator Kim Jong-un has had a senior official executed because he
Kim Jong-un executes senior official for not sitting properly
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un has had a senior official executed because he did not sit properly in a meeting. Photo / AP North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un has had a senior official executed because he did not sit properly in a... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
North Korea’s Top Education Official Executed After Demonstrating ‘Bad Attitude’commanders in Pyongyang, North Korea on November 3, 2014. (Credit: KCNA via CNN
North Korea’s Top Education Official Executed After Demonstrating ‘Bad Attitude’
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 25 days ago
commanders in Pyongyang, North Korea on November 3, 2014. (Credit: KCNA via CNN) North Korea has executed its top education official, Kim Yong Jin, by firing squad, a South Korean government official told CNN on Wednesday. Kim was branded... Read more
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metro
Kim Jong Un executes official because he didn't like how he was sittingKim Yong Jin, second from left, was killed by firing squad (Picture: AP) Kim J
Kim Jong Un executes official because he didn't like how he was sitting
metro / Posted 25 days ago
Kim Yong Jin, second from left, was killed by firing squad (Picture: AP) Kim Jong Un executed a senior official by firing squad because he was slouching during a meeting, it has been claimed.Mother says son’s ‘hidden vagina’ caused her to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Kim Jong-un 'EXECUTES' official - as he didn't sit correctly during meetingEducation minister Kim Yong-Jin, 63, was shot dead by a firing squad after his
Kim Jong-un 'EXECUTES' official - as he didn't sit correctly during meeting
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
Education minister Kim Yong-Jin, 63, was shot dead by a firing squad after his ‘bad sitting posture’ in parliament. The slouching vice premier was interrogated and found to be an ‘anti-revolutionary agitator’ before his execution in July, a South... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kim Jong-un executes education minister for not sitting properlyKim Jong-un has executed a senior North Korean official by firing squad because
Kim Jong-un executes education minister for not sitting properly
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Kim Jong-un has executed a senior North Korean official by firing squad because he did not sit properly during a meeting. Education minister Kim Yong-Jin, 63, was shot dead after his 'bad sitting posture' in parliament incurred the wrath of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
North Korea executes vice premier after he fell asleep during meeting with leaderThe regime also banished two other senior officials, Seoul said, the latest in
North Korea executes vice premier after he fell asleep during meeting with leader
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
The regime also banished two other senior officials, Seoul said, the latest in a slew of punishments Kim is believed to have ordered in what analysts say is an attempt to tighten his grip on power. "Vice premier for education Kim Yong-Jin was... Read more
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News.com.au
Kim Jong-un’s deadly purge continuesNORTH Korea has reportedly executed a vice premier and banished two other top o
Kim Jong-un’s deadly purge continues
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
NORTH Korea has reportedly executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education in the latest purge to hit the secretive government. Kim Yong Jin, a vice premier on education affairs in North Korea’s cabinet,... Read more
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Newsmax
North Korea's Latest Executions Include Education LeaderNorth Korea's latest execution appears to include the country's vice premier fo
North Korea's Latest Executions Include Education Leader
Newsmax / Posted 26 days ago
North Korea's latest execution appears to include the country's vice premier for education in what seems to be an effort to discipline top aides, South Korean officials said Wednesday. South Korea confirmed the execution of Kim Yong Jin, the... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
North Korea Executes Top Education Official, South Korea SaysNorth Korea has executed its top education official, Kim Yong Jin, by firing sq
North Korea Executes Top Education Official, South Korea Says
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 26 days ago
North Korea has executed its top education official, Kim Yong Jin, by firing squad, a South Korean government official told CNN on Wednesday. Jim was branded “anti-party and a counter-revolutionary member” by the country’s State Security Department,... Read more
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The China Post
Top North Korean official executed: Seoul SEOUL--North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top off
Top North Korean official executed: Seoul
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
SEOUL--North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series... Read more
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Canberra Times
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reportsSeoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for educ
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reports
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for education and purged two other senior officials, sending them to re-education camps, the South Korean government said Wednesday. Jeong Joon-hee, a spokesman for the South's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reportsSeoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for educ
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reports
Brisbane Times / Posted 26 days ago
Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for education and purged two other senior officials, sending them to re-education camps, the South Korean government said Wednesday. Jeong Joon-hee, a spokesman for the South's... Read more
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The Age
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reportsSeoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for educ
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reports
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for education and purged two other senior officials, sending them to re-education camps, the South Korean government said Wednesday. Jeong Joon-hee, a spokesman for the South's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reportsSeoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for educ
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reports
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for education and purged two other senior officials, sending them to re-education camps, the South Korean government said Wednesday. Jeong Joon-hee, a spokesman for the South's... Read more
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WA Today
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reportsSeoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for educ
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has top official executed for 'disrespect', Seoul reports
WA Today / Posted 26 days ago
Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed his deputy premier for education and purged two other senior officials, sending them to re-education camps, the South Korean government said Wednesday. Jeong Joon-hee, a spokesman for the South's... Read more
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CTV News
South Korea says top North Korean official executedSEOUL, Korea, Republic Of -- North Korea has executed a vice-premier and banish
South Korea says top North Korean official executed
CTV News / Posted 26 days ago
SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of -- North Korea has executed a vice-premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series of killings, purges... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
South Korea: North Korean official executed, others banishedSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished
South Korea: North Korean official executed, others banished
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 26 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series of killings, purges and... Read more
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Aljazeera
North Korea executed top official, says SeoulNorth Korea has executed one of its vice premiers, according to South Korean of
North Korea executed top official, says Seoul
Aljazeera / Posted 26 days ago
North Korea has executed one of its vice premiers, according to South Korean officials. Pyongyang also banished two other senior officials, Seoul said on Wednesday, the latest in a slew of punishments Kim is believed to have ordered "Vice premier... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
N Korea executes vice premier for 'disrespect'executed a vice premier for showing disrespect during a meeting presided over b
N Korea executes vice premier for 'disrespect'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
executed a vice premier for showing disrespect during a meeting presided over by leader Kim Jong-Un, and banished two other officials for re-education, South Korea said on Wednesday. Since taking power after his father's death in late 2011, Kim is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
North Korea executes top official in latest party purge, South Korea saysNorth Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to
North Korea executes top official in latest party purge, South Korea says
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series of killings, purges and dismissals carried out... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
North Korea executes top official in latest party purge, South Korea saysNorth Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to
North Korea executes top official in latest party purge, South Korea says
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series of killings, purges and dismissals carried out... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
North Korea executes vice premier in latest purge: SouthKim took power in 2011 after the death of his father, Kim Jong Il, and his cons
North Korea executes vice premier in latest purge: South
Bdnews24.com / Posted 26 days ago
Kim took power in 2011 after the death of his father, Kim Jong Il, and his consolidation of power has included purges and executions of top officials, South Korean officials have said. South Korea's Unification Ministry spokesman Jeong Joon-hee said... Read more
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Eye Witness News
South Korea: North Korea executes vice premier in latest purge If true, this mark a new series of measures by leader Kim Jong Un to discipli
South Korea: North Korea executes vice premier in latest purge
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
If true, this mark a new series of measures by leader Kim Jong Un to discipline top aides. Picture: AFP/KCNA via KNS. SEOUL - North Korea has executed its vice premier for education... Read more
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FOX News
North Korea executes top official, banishes 2 others, Seoul saysSEOUL, South Korea – North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two o
North Korea executes top official, banishes 2 others, Seoul says
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series of killings, purges and... Read more
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New Kerala
North Korea executes vice-premier: Seoul - newkerala.com #112158Seoul, Aug 31 : North Korean leader Kim Jong-un ordered the execution of Vice P
North Korea executes vice-premier: Seoul - newkerala.com #112158
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Seoul, Aug 31 : North Korean leader Kim Jong-un ordered the execution of Vice Premier Kim Yong-jin for being an "anti-revolutionary element", South Korea's Unification Ministry said on Wednesday. The 63-year-old politician was allegedly executed by a... Read more
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EuroNews
North Korea minister executed 'for showing lack of respect'One of North Korea’s top ministers has been executed after showing a lack of re
North Korea minister executed 'for showing lack of respect'
EuroNews / Posted 27 days ago
One of North Korea’s top ministers has been executed after showing a lack of respect at a meeting chaired by leader Kim Jong Un, the South said on Wednesday. Vice Premier for Education Kim Yong Jin was sent to the firing squad in July, apparently... Read more
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Times of Malta
North Korean vice-premier 'executed for anti-revolutionary acts'North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other senior officials
North Korean vice-premier 'executed for anti-revolutionary acts'
Times of Malta / Posted 27 days ago
North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other senior officials to rural areas for "re-education", according to South Korean officials. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series of killings, purges and dismissals carried out... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
North Korea executes top education officialNorth Korea has executed its top education official, Kim Yong Jin, by firing sq
North Korea executes top education official
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 27 days ago
North Korea has executed its top education official, Kim Yong Jin, by firing squad, a South Korean government official told CNN on Wednesday. Kim was branded "anti-party and a counter-revolutionary member" by the country's State Security Department,... Read more
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heraldscotland
North Korean vice premier 'executed for anti-revolutionary acts'He gave no further details, including why and when his ministry believes the mi
North Korean vice premier 'executed for anti-revolutionary acts'
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
He gave no further details, including why and when his ministry believes the minister was executed and how it obtained the information, but a South Korean source said the vice premier was executed by firing squad in July for unspecified... Read more
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Irish Examiner
North Korean vice premier 'executed for anti-revolutionary acts'North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other senior officials
North Korean vice premier 'executed for anti-revolutionary acts'
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other senior officials to rural areas for "re-education", according to South Korean officials. If confirmed, they would be the latest in a series of killings, purges and dismissals carried out... Read more
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