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- Leader's uncle rose to No. 2 in North Korea Updated: Dec-13-13 10:55 am
- NKorean statement on execution of leader's uncle Updated: Dec-13-13 12:17 am
PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea vowed to unite behind leader Kim Jong Un during carefully staged events Tuesday to mark the second anniversary of his father's death, in an attempt to show it has returned to business as usual after the purge and execution of his once-powerful uncle last week.
SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea's propaganda machine has long kept alive the myth of a serene, all-powerful ruling dynasty that enjoyed universal love and support at home. In a single stroke last week, that came crashing down.
SEOUL, South Korea - Jang Song Thaek rose from a municipal bureaucrat to North Korea's No. 2 official - behind only leader Kim Jong Un.
PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea said Friday that it had executed the uncle of Kim Jong Un, the country's leader, saying he was a traitor who tried to grab power, and that he was a corrupt womanizer.