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Analysis: Prof. Frank on the Downfall of Jang Song Thaek

Following reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's uncle Jang Song Thaek was not only purged but executed on grounds of "attempting to overthrow the state", analysts offer different takes on the developments in the DPRK. In three articles one the topic Prof. Frank approaches the issue from a different angle by focusing less on the purge itself but rather on its surprisingly public fashion.

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