In an exclusive interview with Turner Radio Network, U.S. Intelligence Experts have said the unpredictable leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un, had his Uncle executed as a traitor for opposing a now-planned fourth nuclear bomb test. The pending test is designed to once again intimidate South Korea and extort concessions from the world.
The Uncle, Jang Song Thaek, told the young leader that neither China nor the world would tolerate further nuclear extortion and was working with other influential members of North Korea's government to stop another nuclear test. Jang was promptly executed for trying "to overthrow the state by all sorts of intrigues and despicable methods with a wild ambition to grab the supreme power of our party and state."
Experts who study the authoritarian country, which closely guards its internal workings from both outsiders and citizens, were divided on whether the sudden turn of events reflected turmoil within the highest levels of power or signaled that Kim Jong Un was consolidating his power in a decisive show of strength. Either way, the purge is an unsettling development for a world that is already wary of Kim's unpredictability amid North Korea's attempts to develop nuclear weapons.
Well, if he's willing to have an uncle shot to death over disagreement regarding a weapons test? This doesn't give me a warm and fuzzy feeling about Kim's ability to show or exercise restraint in anything else, either.
i really think there's more to the un-proven capital punishment than either being againsy a new nuke test or being a corrupt official
NK is a proxy for China and lately the military of China has been lashing out at Japan more than usual
and there's the projection of Air and naval strength all around Oceania & the south china sea
i do have fuzzy recounts that China executed bankers that ran fraud deals and even some business CEOs were executed for shipping poisoned pet foods to world markets...
i think the lesson being addressed was the 'State' is above any individual no matter what their status is/was
of course China may be coaxing NK to do more open air nukes in response to the Radiation surging into the Japanese coastal waters from the bungled Fukushima reactor clean-up projects....
the 'State' could have determined that the Uncle was out-of-line and was expendable...
i think that the OP reporters and their undisclosed 'source' are imagination catching spins to generate hits from the public... is there a need for a more acceptable Sorcha Faal type of information provider
...Turner Radio News ? OMG
hey... thanks for posting your find
...t says, translated from Chinese, that in “the setting sun, on the beach beautiful and bustling, greedy Japanese coveted this piece of paradise” and “attempt to plunder our precious cultural heritage.”
It then briefly explains the player’s role in the game, where they’re challenged to defeat the Japanese and “deport the invaders.”
The Senkaku Islands, part of the Ryukyu Island chain, have been under Japanese control since 1895. The islands came under U.S. control after World War II. When the U.S. returned the islands to Japan in 1972, both Mainland China and Taiwan also laid claim to the islands.
Tension has been growing around the Senkaku Islands, called the Diaoyu Islands by China. The Chinese Defense Ministry announced an Air Defense Identification Zone over international waters in the East China Sea on Nov. 23, which included the islands, and threatened “emergency military measures,” against any who opposed it.
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He's stupid, but not that stupid. He knows if he launches anything he be blown into oblivion. Plus China wouldn't even allow him to get that far. The DPRK is just a China proxy state.