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Whatever the method used, the reports that Kim has had his defence chief, Hyon Yong-chol, executed for the treasonable crime of behaving disrespectfully are a reminder that, for the rest of the world, establishing whether a purge has taken place at all is still largely a guessing game until Pyongyang chooses to issue confirmation.
The 32-year-old reportedly used anti-aircraft fire to execute his defence chief for disrespectful behaviour, including napping during a military rally attended by the leader.
— North Korea has executed 15 high-ranking government officials this year
officials from the National Intelligence Service, the main South Korean spy agency, said Mr. Kim was believed to have ordered the execution of 68 senior officials, some by machine gun, between 2012 and last year,
another vice minister in charge of economic planning was killed for objecting to Mr. Kim’s decision to change the roof design of a building under construction in Pyongyang, the North Korean capital
originally posted by: criticalhit
Kind of creative I think...
We have this whole huge debate on "how" to execute people in the States because so often most ways we use work out to be inhumane and cause a lot of suffering...
Betcha this worked the first time and was instantaneous.
Lol everyone thought Mr Un was developing A Bombs to attack the US when he tested one. Nope just executed his cousin for masterbating
I'd bloody love to be able to do that!