According to the South Korea`s intelligence agency said on Wednesday, this year 15 senior officials have been executed by the order of North Korea`s Kim Jong Un, including many those who had complained about the young leader`s policies.
Among the execution were two vice minister level officials, as reported by the Yonhap news agency.
They both got punished as they had opposed and complained about Kim`s directives, and a vice forestry minister was executed as he had complained about Kim`s forestation plan.
Also the four members of North Korea`s Unhasu Orchestra, said NIS, with which Kim`s wife, Ri Sol Ju, who once used to be a singer, were been executed in March.
According to the NIS, they were been executed by the firing squad as they were charged for spying.
As per the new report, the material support had been increased by the North Korea for the terrorist organizations and it should be placed back on America`s list of nations which are state sponsors of terrorism.
As said by the HRNK Executive Director Greg Scarlatoiu,
“Since 2008, North Korea has increased its use of terrorism as an instrument of state policy, and also appears to have increased its material support for designated terrorist organizations.”