In 2013, this dynasty was centralized when Kim Jong Un ordered the execution of Jang Song-thaek, Kim Jong Un's brother-in-law. He was a powerful government figure, married to Kim Kyong-hui, the only other child of Kim Il-sung. There have been external reports that all the members of Jang Song-thaek's family were subsequently put to death A South Korean man watches TV news about the alleged dismissal of Jang Song-Thaek, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's uncle, at a railway station in Seoul on December 3, 201
North Korea confirmed on Monday that Jang Song Thaek, an uncle of the country's leader Kim Jong Un, had been dismissed for committing criminal acts prompted by political ambition North Korean leader Kim Jong-un walks past his uncle, Jang Song-thaek, at a military parade in February last year. Credit: AFP If true, the execution caps a spectacular downfall for a man who had. The Removal of Jang Song-taek. Having said that, the removal from senior party posts of Jang Song-taek, who has served as Kim Jong-un's regent, was to be expected The BBC profiles Chang Song-thaek, formerly one of North Korea's most powerful figures, who was dismissed from office and executed, immediately after a brief trial, in December 2013 North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's uncle Jang Song Thaek has been executed by the regime. The fate of his wife remains unclear. (Kyodo News/Associated Press)Kim has overseen other high-profile.
Jang Song-thaek, who served as a vice chairman of the powerful National Defense Commission, was executed shortly after a military trial found him guilty of the anti-party, counter-revolutionary. . When there were banquets Kim Jong-il's sister and her husband would attend. Jang Song Thaek is extraordinarily good at trickery, but at the moment he follows the order of the military. At the moment, Jang Song Thaek is not pursuing any remarkable changes because [KCI] is still alive.. After apparently being removed from North Korean politics, images of Kim Jung Un's uncle Jang Song Thaek are said to have been cut out of an official state TV documentary
The year I left, the Kim Jong Un regime, following the purge and execution of Jang Song Thaek, executed hundreds of officers affiliated with Jang, as well as their families, Ri said Anders als in den Vorjahren unter den Regenten Affe und Hahn geht es 2018 mit dem Erde-Hund nun nicht mehr darum, mutig Neues zu wagen und sich selbst in Szene zu setzen. Im Gegenteil, der Erde-Hund begünstigt Bodenständiges: Sicherheitsdenken, Stabilität, praktische Intelligenz. Hunde sind idealistisch und unbestechlich, sie stellen das Allgemeinwohl stets vor ihren eigenen Vorteil, was den Erde-Hund ebenfalls von den vorigen Herrschern unterscheidet und besonders auf der politischen Weltbühne interessant werden dürfte! Beziehungen werden wichtiger als Geld und Erfolg, aber für Gefühlsduselei und romantische Abenteuer ist wenig Platz. Der neue Regent schätzt Treue und klare Worte!
North Korean state media outlet the Korea Central News Agency has declared that Jang Song Thaek, the uncle of Kim Jong Un and former vice Chairman of the National Defence Commission, has been executed.North Korea announced news that Jang had been tried in a special military tribunal in a bulletin released early Friday morning Korea time.Every sentence of the decision served a The Demise of Jang Song Thaek. December 13, 2013. On December 12, North Korea's official state news agency, Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), announced that Jang Song Thaek, uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jung-un, was executed shortly after a special military trial Find Jang Song-thaek Latest News, Videos & Pictures on Jang Song-thaek and see latest updates, news, information from NDTV.COM. Explore more on Jang Song-thaek Kim Jong-un is reported to have ordered the execution of his uncle after finding out about a plan to topple him as leader of North Korea. Jang Song-thaek secretly enlisted the help of China in.
In the lead-up to Jang Song Thaek's reported execution Dec. 12 for crimes against the state, there was a slow coup forming in North Korea. However, this did not necessarily entail a military move. Jang worked with the Chinese even before Kim Jong Il's death to solidify his own power and effectively be China's regent for running North Korea Jang Song Thaek was the uncle of North Korea's current leader, the brother-in-law of the previous leader and the son-in-law of the nation's revered founding father. His rapid fall from grace. North Korea has announced that Jang Song Thaek was tried on Thursday and executed for plotting to seize power. By Zachary Keck and Ankit Panda for The Diplomat December 13, 201 Jang Song Thaek accused of being a traitor By John Johnson , Newser Staff Posted Dec 12, 2013 3:52 PM CS
Executed Jang Song Thaek a 'bad person' When North Korea publicly disclosed the execution of Kim Jong Un's uncle-in-law in 2013, the news sent shockwaves around the world
Im Jahr 2020 wird der Affe seinem natürlichen Tatendrang etwas zurückfahren müssen, wenn er sich nicht dafür gewappnet fühlt auch die größten Herausforderungen bestehen zu müssen. Und das macht gar nichts, denn das Schicksal meinte es bisher ja gar nicht so schlecht mit dem Affen, aber nun ist es eine Zeit, die eine ihm eher unbekannte Ernsthaftigkeit fordert, zumindest von denen die voran gehen und Vorbild sein wollen. Der Affe könnte das auch wenn er wollte, aber meisten will er es nicht. Jang Song-thaek and his wife, Kim Kyong-hee, have been the core members of power upholding Kim Jong-un, and I think Jang's fall will entail a serious shake-up in the North Korean political.
Das Chinesische Horoskop von 2018 zeigt, dass die Gesundheitsaussichten für das Jahr 2018 ein wenig dürftig sein werden, aber es gibt nichts, worüber man sich Sorgen machen müsste, meist Grippe, Fieber und Bauchschmerzen. Denken Sie daran, gut zu essen, gut zu schlafen und regelmäßig Sport zu treiben, alles wird gut. When I last reported on Jang Song-Thaek's purge from the top echelon's of North Korean leadership, few details had emerged about why precisely Kim Jong-Un had decided to take the steps he did. Jang Sung-taek (alternatively Jang Song Thaek or Chang Sung-taek; 2 February 1946 - 13 December 2013) was a leading figure in the government of North Korea. He was married to Kim Kyong-hui, aunt of Kim Jong-un, the supreme leader of North Korea. On 13 December, North Korean state media announced he had been executed Jang Song Thaek was ousted as chairman of the National Defense Commission earlier this month, after playing an important role in the early part of Kim Jong Un's regime. Many considered him something of a puppet master to Kim Jong Il's young heir, and Jang even made a high-profile trip to China earlier this year without Kim Jong Un The downfall of Jang Song Thaek is the most significant political event in the history of post-Kim Jong Il North Korea. The removal of Jang and his group for the anti-party, counter-revolutionary factional acts is the second major adjustment in North Korea's power configuration under Kim Jong Un's leadership, eclipsing in significance the ouster of Kim's primary guardian.
Blind Legacy: Jang Song-taek and North Korea's Invisible Cross-Border Bridge * by Adam Cathcart. Masik-wrong | In the past couple of months, Kim Jong-un, the North Korean state media, and foreign reporters have shown the greatest possible interest in a quixotic project in remote Gangwon province: Masikryeong Ski Resort. Amid the intoxication. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday praised the recent purge of his uncle and former protector SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said Friday that Jang Song-thaek, the uncle and presumed mentor of its leader, Kim Jong-un, was executed for plotting a military coup
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's uncle Jang Song Thaek, center, is arrested during an enlarged meeting of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party in Pyongyang on Sunday The once powerful uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has been executed for a string of alleged crimes. State news agency KCNA announced his death early on Friday, branding General Jang Song. Jang Song Thaek Jang is believed to have been mentor to Kim Jong Un after he succeeded his father as leader of North Korea. He was born in North Hamgyong Province in 1946 and later married Kim. Kim Jong-un's uncle, who was previously considered the second most powerful man in North Korea, has been executed. Jang Song Thaek has been killed, according to North Korean media
The era and history will eternally record and never forget the shuddering crimes committed by Jang Song Thaek, the enemy of the party, revolution and people and heinous traitor to the nation. No matter how much water flows under the bridge and no matter how frequently a generation is replaced by new one, the lineage of Paektu will remain. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un walks past his uncle, Jang Song Thaek, during a military parade in Pyongyang on Feb. 16, 2012. Declared a traitor, Jang was executed in 2013 Auch für Affe-Geborene die aktuell nach einer neuen Stelle suchen, könnte es jetzt einen kleinen Durchbruch geben. Bleiben sie am Ball und zeigen sie was in Ihnen steckt. Besonders günstig sind im kommenden Jahr die Monate Februar, April, Mai und September. Doch auch in den anderen Monaten ist nichts unmöglich für sie. The Jang Song Thaek group, however, committed such anti-party, counter-revolutionary factional acts as gnawing at the unity and cohesion of the party and disturbing the work for establishing the party unitary leadership system and perpetrated such ant-state, unpopular crimes as doing enormous harm to the efforts to build a thriving nation and.
Jang Song-thaek, his hands tied with a rope, is led into court by uniformed personnel. Photograph: Yonhap/R. North Korea has executed Kim Jong-un's uncle as a traitor for all ages who. The Fall of Jang Song-taek by Adam Cathcart Sixteen months ago, Jang Song-taek reached what can now be called the apex of his long career on the narrow and perilous stage of North Korean politics Jang Song Thaek was a loyal member of Kim's regime. He was appointed by Kim Jong Il to supervise his son. Jang Song Thaek was doing everything possible to promote Kim Jong Un's image Die berühmte Neugier, die den im Tierkreiszeichen Affe Geborenen zugeschrieben wird, ist im Jahr 2019 ein zweischneidiges Schwert. Einerseits bereitet sie ihm so viel Vergnügen, wenn sie konstruktiv eingesetzt wird und sich auf seine ehrgeizigen Ziele bezieht. Andererseits könnte es jemanden geben, der sich sicherer fühlt, wenn er einen gutgemeinten Schutzwall von kleinen Geheimissen um sich herum hat. Wie das zu verstehen ist, dürfte nur der Affe mit seinem Scharfsinn, aber auch Humor, herausfinden. Jang Song-thaek was probably executed by firing squad - and not fed to a pack of starving dogs. Photograph: Ahn Young-Joon/AP. It sounded just believable enough to catch on: Kim Jong-Un executed.
REFILE - CLARIFYING DATES Jang Song Thaek, with his hands tied with a rope, is dragged into the court by uniformed personnel December 12, 2013 in this picture published in Rodong Sinmun December 13, 2013 and released by Yonhap. North Korea said on Friday that Jang, the uncle of leader Kim Jong Un, previously considered the second most powerful. In a sharp reversal of the long-held popular image of Jang Song Thaek as a kindly uncle guiding Kim Jong Un as he consolidated power, the North's official Korean Central News Agency indicated that.
Jang Song Thaek, often described as the No. 2 figure in the North Korean regime, has been purged from Kim Jong Un's side, losing all posts of consequence. He was last seen in public on November. Jang Song-thaek and Kim Jong-un pictured in December 2011. North Korea has executed Jang and denounced him as a 'traitor for all ages'. Photograph: AP. Published on Fri 13 Dec 2013 06.19 ES Jang Song-thaek. Jang Song-thaek (Korean: [tɕaŋ sʌŋ.tʰɛk]; also romanized as Jang Sung-taek, Chang Sŏng-t'aek and other variations; January or February 1946 - 12 December 2013) was a leading figure in the government of North Korea. He was married to Kim Kyong-hui, the only daughter of North Korean President Kim Il-sung, and only sister. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's uncle and vice chairman of the National Defense Commission, Jang Song Thaek pictured on Feb. 16, 2012. Korean Central News Agenc—Kyodo Jang Song Thaek Jang Song Thaek, whose execution was announced by North Korea on Friday, was seen by Beijing as the most pro-China and pro-business figure in the North Korean leadership, the diplomats and experts.
Expert: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's once-powerful uncle has been purged before, but has never done a perp walk Jang Song-thaek, deposed senior official of North Korea, has been sentenced to death and executed after the Special Military Tribunal found him guilty of treason, the official news agency KCNA.
North Korea's baby-faced supreme leader, Kim Jong Un, is a cold-hearted killing machine — ordering the execution of his own uncle. Jang Song Thaek's death was reported Thursday by the. Kim Kyong-hui's husband Jang Song-thaek, once considered the second most powerful man in the highly hierarchical state, was executed in 2013 after a special military tribunal found him guilty of treason, the North's news media has reported. View photos . Jang Song Thaek was Kim's one-time political mentor and described as the second. search for keyword: 'Jang Song Thaek' GA. 1 North Korea minister executed 'for showin.. One of North Korea's top ministers has been executed after showing a.. By: Euronews (64953.30) | Leaked: Aug-31-2016 in: Euronews | Comments: 75 | Views: 10534 | Location: GA. 1 North Korea 'executes' army chief, Seou.. North Korea is reported to. Jang Song Thaek Eaten By Dog Story Likely Came From Satire R In this Dec. 16, 2012 photo, North Korea's Vice Marshal Choe Ryong Hae, left, and then Vice Chairman of the National Defense Commission Jang Song Thaek, right, attend a national memorial service on the eve of the first anniversary of the death of late leader Kim Jong Il in.
Jang Song-thaek, previously one of the country's most powerful men, accused of plotting to overthrow state Published: 13 Dec 2013 North Korea executes Kim Jong-un's uncle as 'traitor Chang Song-thaek was married to Kim Kyung-hee, the younger sister of the late Kim Jong-il. When the inexperienced Kim Jong-un became the new leader in 2011, the couple were widely thought to be. View Jang Song Thaek Research Papers on Academia.edu for free Jang Song Thaek, with his hands tied with a rope, is dragged into the court by uniformed personnel in December 2013 before he was convicted of treason and executed more videos
Der Affe zeugt bereits im Tierreich von außerordentlicher Intelligenz und Scharfsinn, auch die Affe-Geborenen lieben es Probleme zu lösen und manchmal ihre Intelligenz auch für hinterlistige Streiche zu verwenden. Following the execution of Kim Jong-un's uncle and senior WPK party member Jang Song-thaek in 2013, reports emerged suggesting he was killed partly because of his role in recruiting these young. Its primary focus is Jang Song-thaek, a talented and reform-minded member of the political ruling class who was executed in 2013. Jang was the son-in-law of North Korean founder, Kim Il-sung; brother-in-law of its second leader, Kim Jong-il; and uncle to its current leader, Kim Jong-un Jang Song-thaek, previously one of the country's most powerful men, accused of plotting to overthrow state Tania Branigan in Beijing Fri 13 Dec 2013 03.11 EST First published on Fri 13 Dec 2013 03.
Well, from my source, uncle Jang tried to kill Kim Jung Un in this event. As you can tell, Uncle Jang was looking at some long distance while all others are busy to smile or write down something. Both S. Korea and US intelligence sources starte.. If Kim Jong Il drops from the scene soon—as many think—Jang Song Thaek will have more to say who will run North Korea than anyone else. Kim Jong Un, on the other hand, will be a bystander
Jang Song-Thaek was said to have been executed by anti-aircraft guns Credit: Getty - Contributor President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un sign document to end historical summit in Singapore Topic . Bescheidenheit ist aber nun mal nicht die Sache der Affen und überhaupt, wieso sollte man freiwillig auf das Rampenlicht verzichten. Die einzige, aber sehr wichtige Herausforderung die bleibt, ist natürlich sich jetzt nicht als große(r) Egoist(in) aufzuspielen. Es gibt noch mehr auf der großen weiten Welt, als das private Vergnügen. Was gibt es schöneres als den ehrlichen Dank von anderen?
Jang Song Taek. When there were banquets Kim Jong-il's sister and her husband would attend. At such time the guests would dance the fox trot or disco or music of a dance band. Sometimes they would gamble at blackjack or mahjong  Her husband was a tall, slender, handsome manas soon as they arrived, Kim Jong-il introduced us Wie Sie sehen ist die chinesische Astrologie sprichwörtlich eine „Wissenschaft für sich“. Wie bei der westlichen Astrologie gibt es sowohl allgemeine Horoskope, die eher der kurzweiligen Unterhaltung dienen, als auch „ernst gemeinte“ Horoskope, die sehr ins Detail gehen und ganz praktische Lebenshilfe bieten. Um die „echte“ chinesische Astrologie kennen zu lernen, ist es unumgänglich sich ernsthaft mit der sehr umfangreichen, aber auch spannenden Lektüre zu beschäftigen und spezialisierte Fachkräfte zu konsultieren.Für den Affen könnte es beruflich ein durchwachsenes Jahr werden, in dem er aber selbst entscheiden kann, was ihm wichtiger ist: ein gutes Auskommen mit den Kollegen oder die Verwirklichung eigener Ziele, beides zu gleich wird im Hunde-Jahr nur mit viel Geschick zu verwirklichen sein. Aber keine Sorge, der Affe wird dort genauso wie im privaten, eine individuelle Lösung für die meisten Herausforderungen finden. The most sensational of these rumors came in December 2013, when Kim Jong-un reportedly executed his second-in-command, his uncle Jang Song-thaek. His death sparked rumors that he had been.
Jang Song-thaek was labeled human scum and worse than a dog and then reportedly executed by an anti-aircraft gun for allegedly undermining the unitary leadership of the party and. Jang Song Thaek is dragged into the court by uniformed personnel PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean state media say Kim Jong Un's uncle has been executed, calling the leader's former. Traitor Jang Song Thaek Executed Pyongyang, December 13 (KCNA) — Upon hearing the report on the enlarged meeting of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, the service personnel and people throughout the country broke into angry shouts that a stern judgment of the revolution should be meted out to the. More than three weeks ago, a Hong Kong newspaper, Wen Wei Po, published an article saying the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, had ordered his uncle, Jang Song-thaek, to be stripped naked, then thrown into a cage where he and his five closest aides were set upon by 120 dogs that had been not been fed for days Einerseits erlebt man sie als Partymenschen und dann erscheinen sie völlig in sich gekehrt, ja manchmal sogar, wirken sie häufig etwas traurig um im kommenden Moment wieder richtig aufzudrehen.
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Die unter dem Tierkreiszeichen Affen Geborene machen ihrem Namen alle Ehre. Meist sind die Affen unterwegs und lieben es sich sportlich zu betätigen. Geistig wie körperlich bleibt der Affe gerne in Bewegung. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, flanked by his uncle, Jang Song Thaek, leaves a military parade to mark the birth anniversary of his father, Kim Jong Il, in Pyongyang, on February 16, 2012 Just over a week after South Korean intelligence officials revealed that North Korea had purged senior government official Jang Song Thaek, who also happened to be the uncle of leader Kim Jong Un.
Unter dem Einfluss von mehreren unheilvollen Sternen, werden Sie Höhen und Tiefen im Glück für die Gesundheit erleben und anfällig für Unfälle sein, die zu Narben oder Operationen führen können, so dass Sie die gefährlichen Sportarten vermeiden sollten. Auch die alte Krankheit kann rückfällig werden und Sie sollten Ihre Körperveränderungen im Auge behalten. Es wird nicht empfohlen, einen Patienten zu besuchen und an der Beerdigung teilzunehmen, besonders für schwache Menschen, da der Schreck oder der böse Geist Ihrer Gesundheit schaden wird. In der Zwischenzeit wird die flotte und ungestüme Stimmung zu Schlaflosigkeit oder endokriner Dyskrasie führen. Sie können mit Ihrem Liebhaber oder Ihren Freunden reisen und sich der Natur nähern, um Widerstand aufzubauen, zu entspannen und die negative Stimmung zu beseitigen.Der Affe sollte 2014 aufpassen nicht abzuheben und seinen natürlichen Hang zur Überheblichkeit noch zu steigern. Man sollte auch für seine Fehler einstehen und nicht nur mit den Erfolgen prahlen, dann wird der Affe auch so ernst genommen, wie er das eigentlich möchte und muss nicht alles mit Humor überspielen, sondern kann gemeinsam lachen … Jang Song Thaek was a key member of North Korea's first family, a man widely seen as regent to leader Kim Jong-un, In all, at least eight people from Jang's circle were executed in the purge. Irgendwelche Gesundheitsprobleme, die sie im letzten Jahr gestört haben könnten, können jetzt leicht behoben werden; Erholung durch körperliche Aktivität, machen Übungen oder Massagen sind jetzt bevorzugt; öfter draußen in der Natur zu sein, kann Wunder bewirken.
The spectacle of North Korea's former number two, Jang Song-thaek, being stripped of all his titles at a December 8 party meeting in Pyongyang and then arrested by uniformed guards left no doubt. Der Affe Horoskop 2018 prognostiziert, dass in diesem Jahr, werden Sie konzertierte Anstrengungen machen, um zu bekommen, was Sie wollen. Wichtige Änderungen können zu Hause oder bei der Arbeit stattfinden, also müssen Sie vorbereitet sein. Es wäre ideal, wenn Sie zuversichtlich bleiben könnten, wenn Sie tatsächlich schwitzen möchten. Wenn Sie eher als Panik handeln, werden Sie brillante Lösungen finden und Sie werden über Schwierigkeiten triumphieren. Sei überzeugt, dass das Leben aus Erneuerungen besteht und dass Umwälzungen nützlich sind, weil sie dir erlauben, Fortschritte zu machen. The demise of Jang Song Thaek and those loyal to him just may be good news for the prospects of reforming the North Korean financial system. This system is perhaps the most perverse on the planet, having evolved in a context defined by North Korea's isolation and inward orientation, its dogged adherence to the ideals of a State-directed economy, its inevitable need for mobilizing foreign.
Chang Sŏng-t'aek (também grafado Jang Sung-taek, Jang Song-thaek, ou Chang Sung-taek; 22 de janeiro de 1946 - 12 de dezembro de 2013) foi uma das principais figuras no governo da Coreia do Norte.Foi casado com Kim Kyong-hui, tia de Kim Jong-un, o líder supremo da Coreia do Norte.  Embora a extensão precisa do poder e posição de Jang Sung-taek não possa ser confirmada; em 2008. A television showed a report on Jang Song Thaek, North Korean leaders' uncle, at a railway station in Seoul December 3, 2013. (R) NORTH KOREA'S LATEST PROPAGANDA PUTS TRUMP IN CEMETER Jang Song Thaek is widely credited with helping Kim Jong-Un to power following the death of Kim Jong-il two years ago. Authorities said Jang was executed immediately after a military tribunal had. Beim Affen treffen positive Charaktereigenschaften wie Ehrgeiz und Humor auf negative Attribute wie Hochnäsigkeit und Neid.
An uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been executed for trying to overthrow the government, the Korean Central News Agency reported early Friday Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed ), memorial page for Jang Sung-taek (Feb 1946-12 Dec 2013), Find a Grave Memorial no. 140094960, ; Maintained by The contributor from Taiwan (contributor 47030367) Body lost or destroyed Jang Song Thaek was Kim's uncle as well as his second-in-command and had served as a mentor to young leader in the year after he took control of the country in 2011 Jang Song-thaek, who was the Vice-Chairman of the National Defense Commission, had already been stripped of all his official posts and expelled from the party. He was known as one of the main power brokers in North Korea to have mentored Kim Jong-un after Kim entered office. Analysts view the move as an assertion of independence by the young.
Der Affe wird 2017 ein ums andere Mal überrascht feststellen, dass auch die anderen nicht stehen bleiben und Erfolge feiern. Das sollte er sportlich nehmen und als Motivation verstehen auch mal neue Wege zu gehen. Ein breites Lächeln und der Ausweis vergangener Leistungen wird dieses Jahr nicht genügen um große Ziele zu erreichen. Jang had supported a smooth transition of power to a young Kim Jong-un, who was 28 at the time of Kim Jong-il's death in 2011. He is the uncle of Kim and husband of Kim Jong-Il's sister Kim Kyong-hee Other articles where Jang Song Thaek is discussed: Kim Jong-Un: Leader of North Korea: 2013 Kim executed his uncle Jang Song-Thaek, saying that he had removed the scum from the KWP. Jang was a member of Kim Jong Il's inner circle and had served as a virtual regent for the younger Kim after his father's death. Jang's execution also marked a break with Beijing Jang Song-thaek's only daughter, Jang Kum-song, committed suicide in 2006, so the alleged vengeance was wreaked on Jang's other relatives. Yonhap maintains that Jang Song-thaek's elder sister, her husband Jon Yong-jin (N. Korean Ambassador to Cuba), Jang's nephew Jang Yong-chol (N. Korean Ambassador to Malaysia) and his two sons, both.