Kim Jong-Un rounds up executed uncle's relatives

Sydney, Dec. 23 : North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has reportedly rounded up hundreds of people connected to the country's former second in command and his executed uncle Jang Song-Thaek.

According to the media reports, hundreds of people, including relatives connected to Jang's father, were taken away by military police from the Pyongchong area of the capital Pyongyang, reports.

Song-Thaek was executed on December 12 after being purged from power for being a traitor and denounced by the leader as being "worse than a dog".

--ANI (Posted on 23-12-2013)

world-news headlines

Planned air search for missing plane again suspended

Pain may curb sex drive in women: Study

3G, 4G spectrum license auction begins in Pakistan

Botafogo keeper lauds Seedorf impact

Brazil World Cup venue not yet complete

Spurs coach Popovich named NBA coach of year

Mazzarri to stay at Inter next season: Thohir

Chelsea goalie Cech to miss rest of season

Sao Paulo express interest in Kaka

Hollande vows 'all measures' to fight Syrian Jihadists

Nine held in Venezuela for financing violent protests

UN envoy condemns lawmakers' killing in Somalia

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014


Your e-mail:

Your Full Name:

Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box


Back to Top