Some 80 people were publicly executed earlier this month in seven cities in North Korea excluding Pyongyang, the first known large-scale public executions by the Kim Jong-un regime, the JoongAng Ilbo reported.Oh what monstrosities! Once again the elites of North Korea inflict yet another atrocity upon their oppressed subjects just in order to maintain their power and control.
The executions occurred on Sunday, Nov. 3, according to a source familiar with internal affairs in the North who recently visited the country.
The people were executed for relatively light transgressions such as watching South Korean movies or distributing pornography. ...
In Wonsan, eight people were tied to a stakes at a local stadium, had their heads covered with white sacks and were shot with a machine gun, according to the source.
According to witnesses of the execution, the source said, Wonsan authorities gathered some 10,000 people, including children, at Shinpoong Stadium, which has a capacity of 30,000 people, and forced them to watch....
The Wonsan victims were mostly charged with watching or illegally trafficking South Korean videos, being involved in prostitution or being in possession of a Bible.
Accomplices or relatives of the executed people who were implicated in their alleged crimes were sent to prison camps.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Eighty North Koreans Publically Executed for Possessing Bibles, Watching Foreign Films, Etc.
Korea JongAng Daily has reported that eighty North Koreans were publicly executed on November 3.