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Old 08-29-13, 10:31 AM
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Kim Jong-un's ex-girlfriend ‘executed by firing squad for appearing in porn films’

Kim Jong-un’s ex-girlfriend has been executed by firing squad along with a dozen fellow North Korean musicians charged with violating laws against pornography, according to reports in a respected South Korean newspaper.

The Chosun Ilbo said performers from a well-known orchestra and light music ensemble were arrested on 17 August, accused of filming themselves having sex and then selling copies of the tapes.

While this breached North Korean anti-pornography laws, some of the musicians were also found to have Bibles in their possession and all were treated as political dissidents, according to the newspaper’s unnamed source.

They were executed in public by machine gun fire three days later, reportedly as the rest of the Unhasu Orchestra and Wangjaesan Light Music Band were forced to watch.

In accordance with the country’s rules on guilt by association, their families were then taken away to detention camps, according to the reports.

Among those killed was said to be singer Hyon Song-wol, who reached an international audience when she won a Hungarian competition in 2005 and released the hit single “A Girl In The Saddle Of A Steed” – often mistranslated as “Excellent Horse-Like Lady”.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met Ms Hyon a decade ago, and they were reported to have been in a relationship until Kim’s father Kim Jong-il said he disapproved.

The South Korean reports included images showing the dictator attending a concert given by Ms Hyon and the groups on 8 August in Pyongyang, and there have been rumours that the couple continued their affair after both married other people.

The paper said Kim's current wife Ri Sol-ju was also a member of the Unhasu Orchestra before she married him. It said: “Whether she had any hand in the executions is unclear.”

Quotations from another source, again unnamed, indicated that the executions on 20 August were in keeping with the dictator’s recent activities, and “show that he is fixated on consolidating his leadership”. The source said: “Kim Jong-un has been viciously eliminating anyone who he deems a challenge to his authority.”

While it is often impossible to verify reports coming out of the closed-off communist state, an authority on North Korean affairs and professor at Tokyo’s Waseda University told the Daily Telegraph there seemed to be “a political reason” behind the killings.

Toshimitsu Shigemura told the paper: “If these people had only made pornographic videos, then it is simply not believable that their punishment was execution.

“They could have been made to disappear into the prison system there instead.

“There is a political reason behind this. Or, as Kim's wife once belonged to the same group, it is possible that these executions are more about Kim's wife,” he said.
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Since they had Bibles in their possession, perhaps they could be considered Christian martyrs.
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Since they had Bibles in their possession, perhaps they could be considered Christian martyrs.
What a humane, compassionate sentiment.

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Sounds like the porn thing is just a cover, but I don't know what is scarier: executing people for making porn, or executing a dozen people over a personal feud with an ex.
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I figured this was something I would see debunked on Snopes, just because it sounds so crazy.
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I would rather be executed in NK than have to live in their prison system.
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Maybe they should have presented her to Dennis Rodman, instead ...
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Pics?
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^Do you need to put a dozen pictures in every post?
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She wasn't terrible looking. Not sure if she needed to be executed.
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I appreciated it.
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That guy in the back of the third pic looks like an Asian Lurch.
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That guy in the back of the third pic looks like an Asian Lurch.
Remember the photo of the giant soldier at Un's inauguration? Is that him?
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^Do you need to put a dozen pictures in every post?
In that case, here is one under Spoiler instead: ( Rodman with North Korean KGB dude to keep him company )


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http://abcnews.go.com/International/...uncle-21199032

Kim Jong Un's uncle executed. This guy was the second most powerful man in North Korea.
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I finally saw that Vice documentary with Dennis Rodman in North Korea. It was amazing and surreal. The Vice crew, a couple Harlem Globe Trotters, and Dennis Rodman playing a pick up game right next to Kim Jong-Un. There was also one shot I found particularly affecting, of a young NK girl encountering the globe trotters in a park. Here it is, what a beautiful expression on this girls face, made me sad thinking where she lived:

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/I6IQx45iSlY" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
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http://abcnews.go.com/International/...uncle-21199032

Kim Jong Un's uncle executed. This guy was the second most powerful man in North Korea.
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Thank god they don't do this (traitor) in DC, there wouldn't be anyone left.
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If Joe Biden did a porno, we might make an exception.
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well, THAT'S gonna make for an awkward Christmas dinner...
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Sounds like the porn thing is just a cover, but I don't know what is scarier: executing people for making porn, or executing a dozen people over a personal feud with an ex.
Six of one...

I can't imagine they were actually making an actual porn movie over there.
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Can someone just assassinate Jong-un already? I'm a pacifist, but I'll make an exception for this vile creature.
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