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North Korea’s Kim Jong Un lauds purge of executed uncle Jang Song Thaek – CNN

CNN North Korea's Kim Jong Un lauds purge of executed uncle Jang Song ThaekCNN(CNN) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday praised the recent purge of his uncle and former protector, saying it brought greater unity within the … Continue reading

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N. Korea’s Kim says purge of uncle the ‘correct decision’ – Washington Post

Washington Post N. Korea's Kim says purge of uncle the 'correct decision'Washington PostSEOUL — In his first comments since the execution last month of his uncle, North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un claimed Wednesday that his country was more … Continue reading

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N Korean leader Kim Jong-un hails purge of uncle – BBC News

BBC News N Korean leader Kim Jong-un hails purge of uncleBBC NewsNorth Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has spoken of the "elimination of factionalist filth" in his first public reference to the execution of his uncle last month. In a new … Continue reading

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N Korea confirms purge of top adviser

Uncle of supreme leader Kim Jong Un purged over allegations he led a ‘depraved’ lifestyle and was involved in factionalism inside the secretive state Asia homepage

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‘The Purge’ scares off ‘Fast & Furious’ crew to take box office lead

(Reuters) – Low-budget horror film “The Purge” scared up $ 36.4 million in ticket sales to lead the domestic box office in its first week in domestic theaters, zooming past the car-racing action film “Fast & Furious 6.” Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Assad vows to ‘purge’ Syria of extremists after mosque attack – Friday 22 March … – The Guardian

Brisbane Times Assad vows to 'purge' Syria of extremists after mosque attack – Friday 22 March …The GuardianFootage showing the aftermath of a suicide bomb blast at a mosque in Damascus on Thursday, in which a Sunni Muslim preacher was … Continue reading

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China’s ‘princeling’ generals hit by Bo purge

The purge of Bo Xilai has hit the prospects of some leading generals in joining China’s top military body while boosting President Hu’s armed forces’ influence Financial Times – Asia homepage

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China’s security chief at risk of purge

Focus turn to country’s all-powerful security chief, Zhou Yongkang, a key ally and defender of ousted Chinese leader Bo Xilai Financial Times – Asia homepage

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New Yahoo CEO sweeps out 2,000 employees in purge

Yahoo’s turnaround attempt is going to be messy. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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Yahoo dumping 2,000 workers in latest purge

Yahoo is laying off 2,000 employees as new CEO Scott Thompson sweeps out jobs that don’t fit into his plans for turning around the beleaguered Internet company. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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