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North Korea Execution

REPORT: North Korea Executes Defense Chief

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2015 | World

SEOUL, May 13 (Reuters) - North Korea has executed its defense chief on treason charges by putting him in front of an anti-aircraft gun at a firing ra...

Kim Jong-Un's Ex-Girlfriend Apparently Didn't Get Executed

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 05.20.2014 | World

In a rare piece of good news from North Korea, it appears that the rumored former girlfriend of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un is alive after all. Sin...

Kim Boasts Removal Of 'Factionalist Filth'

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is boasting of internal strength in the new year because of the elimination of "factionali...

White House: 'No Reason To Doubt' Report Of North Korea Execution

AP | Posted 12.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it can't independently confirm reports of the execution of the uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (kim ...

Report: NKorea 'Publicly Executes 80 People' In 7 Cities

Agence France Presse | | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

North Korea publicly executed around 80 people earlier this month, many for watching smuggled South Korean TV shows, a South Korean newspaper reported...

Punishing Policymakers For Economic Disasters, North Korea Style

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sheldon Filger

In our enlightened Western, capitalist, free enterprise democratic world, we have a most liberal and benign way of punishing those responsible for mas...

Pak Nam Gi, North Korea Finance Chief, Reportedly Executed Over Failed Currency Reform

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea executed a former senior official last week as punishment for the country's botched currency reform, a news rep...