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Jang purge shows North power base is unstable

| Dec 15, 2013

Jang purge shows North power base is unstable

The shock purge and execution of Jang Song Thaek, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s uncle, means five of the country’s former core leadership, dubbed the “Gang of Seven,” have now been discarded. Though widely interpreted as a move to consolidate Kim’s power, the ...