North Korea executes envoy in a purge after failed U.S. summit


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(Worthy News) - North Korea executed its nuclear envoy to the United States as part of a purge of officials who steered negotiations for a failed summit between leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump, a South Korean newspaper said on Friday.

Kim Hyok Chol was executed in March at Mirim Airport in Pyongyang, along with four foreign ministry executives after they were all charged with spying for the United States, the Chosun Ilbo reported, citing an unidentified source with knowledge of the situation.

“He was accused of spying for the United States for poorly reporting on the negotiations without properly grasping U.S. intentions,” the source was quoted as saying. [ Source: Reuters (Read More...) ]

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2 thoughts on “North Korea executes envoy in a purge after failed U.S. summit”

  1. N. Korea needs a regime change. The Un dynasty cannot be trusted, even if they do make an agreement.
    There have been several attempts on Kim Jong Un's life. Too bad none have been unsuccessful.

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