Thu, Apr 30, 2015, 12:13 PM
North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has reportedly led a new and deadly crackdown in the secretive state. He is said to have ordered the executions of 15 people this year, including senior officials, who were forced to face the firing squad for challenging his authority. Two vice ministers were among those shot dead according to a South Korean spy agency. Four orchestra members were also executed for espionage.