North Korea executes leader's uncle, calls him a traitor and 'worse than a dog'

  • Article by: ERIC TALMADGE , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 13, 2013 - 9:13 AM

PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korea said Friday that it executed Kim Jong Un's uncle as a traitor for trying to seize supreme power, a stunning end for the leader's former mentor, long considered the country's No. 2.

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