North Korea executes man for violating COVID-19 quarantine rules

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The November firing squad shooting of a man accused of smuggling with his Chinese business partners was ordered in an effort to scare other citizens into strict compliance with the totalitarian nat…
1 year ago·Pyongyang, Korea, Democratic People's Republic of

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Daily Express

North Korea executes citizen for breaking coronavirus rules as panicked Kim cracks down

NORTH KOREA has executed a citizen for breaking coronavirus rules as crackpot despot Kim Jong-un ratchets up sanctions against residents in the hermit state.

1 year ago·United Kingdom
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NZ Herald

Covid 19 coronavirus: North Korea executes man for breaking quarantine rules - NZ Herald

The public execution was reportedly an effort to scare citizens into compliance.

1 year ago·Auckland, New Zealand
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National Post

North Korea publicly executes man caught smuggling during border lockdown: Report

A North Korean firing squad publicly executed a citizen in his 50s on Saturday for violating “emergency quarantine measures,” Radio Free Asia reports . The hermit kingdom has claimed it has never had a case of COVID-19, despite employing measures recently meant to stem the spread of the virus, including lockdowns and banning travel between provinces. “They held a public execution by firing squad to threaten residents here in the border area, …

1 year ago·Canada
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New York Post

North Korea executes man for violating COVID-19 quarantine rules

The November firing squad shooting of a man accused of smuggling with his Chinese business partners was ordered in an effort to scare other citizens into strict compliance with the totalitarian nat…

1 year ago·New York, United States
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The Sun

Kim executes man by firing squad for 'breaking Covid rules' in deadly warning

NORTH Korea executed a man by firing squad for breaking Covid restrictions in a chilling warning to others, say reports.He was reportedly gunned down in front of a crowd of terrified citizens in a bid to scare them into following Kim Jong-un’s strict pandemic rules. Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updatesAFPNorth Korean leader Kim Jong-un claims the country has had no cases of coronavirus[/caption] Reports from the region sa…

1 year ago·United Kingdom
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North Korea executes man by firing squad for breaking COVID-19 restrictions

A North Korean citizen has been publicly executed by authorities for violating “emergency quarantine measures,” according to Radio Free Asia.

1 year ago·Australia
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