Rumor Jang Song Thaek was killed by hungry dogs re-emerges

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January 3rd, 2014

Month long rumors that Jang Song Thaek had been executed by “120 hounds” inexplicably re-emerged Friday after a December 24 dated Straits Times article was re-reported dozens of times by mainstream media outlets.

The report, which quoted the Hong Kong based independent newspaper the Wen Wei Po, suddenly reappeared ten days after the Singapore daily

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Chad O'Carroll

Chad O'Carroll has written on North Korea since 2010 and writes between London and Seoul.

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