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Kim Jong Un Uncle Executed

Why Kim Jong Un Really Executed His Uncle

www.nytimes.com | Posted 12.24.2013 | World

The execution of the uncle of Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader, had its roots in a firefight between forces loyal to Mr. Kim and those supporting t...

Kim Jong Un's Aunt Reportedly Safe After Husband's Execution

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 12.16.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The aunt of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been named to an ad-hoc state committee, the country's official media repo...

Who Was Jang Song Thaek?

AP | JEAN H. LEE | Posted 12.13.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Jang Song Thaek rose from a municipal bureaucrat to North Korea's No. 2 official — behind only leader Kim Jong Un. But ...

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: Kim's Ousted Uncle Executed

AP | ERIC TALMADGE and FOSTER KLUG | Posted 02.11.2014 | World

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea said Friday that it had executed Kim Jong Un's uncle as a traitor for trying to seize supreme power, a stu...