North Korea: Hundreds of public execution sites identified, says report

Credit: WorldNews- Published 6 days ago
The vast majority of executions happen by firing squad, defectors said. This often involves three shooters firing three rounds each into the body of the condemned person. Some interviewees cited occasions when those...

Credit: Wochit News
Published 6 days ago -  00:37
Hundreds of North Korean Public Execution Sites Identified
According to Reuters, a rights group said that North Korea conducts public executions to incite fear among the public, in a report pinpointing at least 323 sites used by the government for capital punishment. The report by the TJWG is the result of four years of research and interviews with more than 600 North Korean. A TJWG research director said that β€œPublic executions are to remind people of particular policy positions that the state has.

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