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North Korea Executions

North Korea Reportedly Executes Vice Premier

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 08.12.2015 | World

SEOUL, Aug 12 (Reuters) - North Korea's vice premier was executed by firing squad this year after showing discontent with the policies of th...

South Korea Says Kim Jong Un Has Executed 70 Officials In 'Reign Of Terror'

AP | KIM TONG-HYUNG | Posted 07.09.2015 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Young North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has executed 70 officials since taking power in late 2011 in a "reign of terror" tha...

What's Behind All The Reports Of North Korea's Purges And Executions

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 05.15.2015 | World

Since Kim Jong Un inherited the leadership of the Hermit Kingdom from his father in 2011, numerous reports of purges and executions of officials in P...

Seoul Spies Say Kim Jong Un Executed 15 Officials This Year

AP | Posted 04.29.2015 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers on Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered the execution of 15 ...

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...

North Korea Executes Christian For Distributing Bible: Rights Group

AP | KWANG-TAE KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — A Christian woman accused of distributing the Bible, a book banned in communist North Korea, was publicly executed last mon...