Image of Chung's screen showing the sun, moon and five peaks, motifs reserved only for a king during the Chosun
While the details reported by Chosun
remain unconfirmed, experts acknowledge that it is certainly plausible to think Kim Jong Un could have carried out a possible purge of this nature.
"Kim Hyok-chol and the four officials from the North's foreign ministry were executed in March at the Mirim Air Base (in Pyongyang)," Chosun
Ilbo quoted a source as saying.
Kim Song Hye, who held working-level negotiations with Kim Hyok Chol is shut in a political prison camp, Chosun
University said she had not visited any hot springs outside the hotel, while her body did not show any apparent injuries or wounds.
Ilbo also reported that the South Korean Foreign Ministry learned about two cargo vessels suspected of carrying North Korea coal shortly after the ships entered South Korean ports in October last year, citing lawmaker Chung Byoung-guk of Bareun Future Party.
The meeting, according to a report by Fox News, is scheduled for early June, while Chosun
Ilbo reported earlier it would be held in the middle of the month.
Mi Ah Han is an epidemiologist in the Department of Preventive Medicine, Chosun
University, Gwangju, South Korea.
The cyber attacks attributed to North Korean hackers also included the leaking of personal information from 36,000 accounts from the world's busiest cryptocurrency exchange Bitthumb in June, South Korea's Chosun
Ilbo reported, citing the country's National Intelligence Service (NIS).
The Summit is being organized by Chosun
Ilbo, the largest media business group in South Korea and CII.
In an interview on Friday with a pro-Pyongyang newspaper in Japan, the Chosun
Sinbo, Bae confirmed he had been transferred back to the "special correctional facility" in Pyongyang on January 20.
Specifically, by examining the editorials of Chosun
Ilbo and Hankyoreh (two major newspapers in South Korea, each of which speaks for one of the two groups in South Korean politics: the conservatives and the progressives, respectively), we show that the appropriate virtues and roles demanded of President Roh varied depending on the political situation and regardless of given cultural traditions and norms in South Korean society.