South Korean unification Ministry said the DPRK was executed Deputy Prime Minister for education Kim Yong Jin. This is the BBC.
Nevertheless, the Ministry did not specify how they managed to obtain this information.
Seoul also claims that another Minister, who was responsible for policy towards South Korea, Kim Jong Chul, and Deputy of the propaganda Department of the workers ‘ party of Korea Che-Hee “was sent to re-education”.
About the execution of Vice-Premier reported also by Reuters. It also cites sources in South Korea.
The Agency stressed that it is difficult to verify the news of senior officials in the North. Some previous reports of executions and purges in the DPRK was inaccurate.
Yesterday Agency Bloomberg, quoting material in the South Korean newspaper JoongAng Ilbo, reported that two high-ranking officials of the DPRK were shot from anti-aircraft gun in North Korea for “disrespect” to Supreme leader Kim Jong Ynu and “deviation from the party line”.