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South Koreans Concerned About Pyongyang's Political Purge

South Korean social media are filled with comments expressing concern over the sudden execution of North Korean official Jang Song Thaek.   According to Korean Central News Agency, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered Jang, his uncle and adviser, executed last week. The execution came just a few days before the second anniversary of the death of Kim’s father, and predecessor, Kim Jong Il. Jang was married to Kim Jong Il's sister.   In South Korea, citizens...

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