Jang Song-Thaek
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North Korea: Kim Jong-un's uncle 'removed from office'

A powerful uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been removed from his post, South Korean media reports say.

Citing South Korea's intelligence agency, they say Chang Song-thaek, 67, lost his position as vice-chairman of the North's top military body

Lucy Williamson reports from Seoul.

  • 03 Dec 2013
  • From the section Asia
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