December 13, 2013
Execution Raises Doubts About Kim's Grip on Power
C. Sang-Hun, New York Times
The Associated Press
Perhaps one of the most intriguing details in North Korea's announcement of the execution of Jang Song-thaek, the uncle and presumed mentor of the leader Kim Jong-un, was what its state-run media reported that Mr. Jang said while confessing to plotting to overthrow Mr. Kim’s government.
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