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N Korea purge sparks stability fears

N Korea purge sparks stability fears | south korea and north korea Richard Tasker | Scoop.it
The execution of a once-powerful uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un raises fresh fears of instability in the secretive nuclear-armed state.
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(p) Mr Chang was executed for "acts of treachery" after appearing before a military trial.

 

(P) He was dramatically removed from a special party session by armed guards earlier this week.

 

(P, E) North Korea carried out its third nuclear test in February, to widespread international condemnation.

 

(E) 

A long and detailed statement described him as "despicable human scum... worse than a dog".

 

(p) Mr Chang was thought to have mentored his nephew during the leadership transition from Kim Jong-il in 2011.
He was married to Kim Jong-il's sister and had held senior posts in the ruling party including vice-chairman of the powerful National Defence Commission, the North's top military body.

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Inside North Korea BBC Panorama News Programme - YouTube

North Korean travel experts have slammed the BBC for putting local guides at risk, saying the country would hold them responsible for the actions of the jour...
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(E) there are citys full of business

 

(P) there is alot of fighting on the border for north and sout korea

 

(E) free market

 

(E) the citys have prople ion them unlike north korea

 

(e) there are alot of signs  trying to sell stuff

 

(e) the fighting between north and south korea effects the economy of the south .

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South Korea profile

South Korea profile | south korea and north korea Richard Tasker | Scoop.it
Provides an overview of South Korea, including key events and facts
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(P)The Republic of Korea was proclaimed in August 1948

(P) south korea received no support from the US then it was invaded by the North two years later.

(P) political system was restored in 1987 

(E) south korea has the third largest econmy

(E) #13 in the country with the most debt

(P) south korea and north korea hav had border clashes

 

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North Korea's missile programme

North Korea's missile programme | south korea and north korea Richard Tasker | Scoop.it

eople are starving.A look at the short, medium and long-range missiles in North Korea's arsenal.

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(P,E)north korea has many differen sizes of missiles and has a predcted maxume range of 6000 km

(P)there are 2 nuclear test sites in north korea and 3 missile factory

(E) north korea spent a lot of money on theses when most of their people are starving.

 

(E) north korea says that there missiles can go ferther then what is  predicted.

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Richard Tasker's insight:(e) no shops in the city (E,P) the government is greedy (P)people have no say if they try to have a say they will be killed no matter there rank. (E,P)north korea only wants war (E)does not feed the people alot of monuments about kim jung un and his family

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S Korea says North in 'terror reign'

S Korea says North in 'terror reign' | south korea and north korea Richard Tasker | Scoop.it
South Korea's president warns ties with North Korea could become more unstable after the purge of key powerbroker Chang Song-thaek.
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(P) President Park Geun-hye said the North was "carrying out a reign of terror


(P) Purge of Chang Song-thaek, uncle of leader Kim Jong-un.

 

(P) South Korea hopes North Korea can stay some what stable so there does not have to be a big war.

 

(e) The econmy of North Korea  is effecting south kore

 

(e) The relations between north and South Korea are effecting the econmy.

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