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High Level Purges Mark Kim Jong Un’s Fourth Year in Power

It is not surprising that this week's reported death of a top North Korean official in a car accident immediately led to speculation of foul play. The announcement of the death of Kim Yang Gon, the 73-year-old high-ranking party official who was in charge of the North's relations with South Korea, raises some suspicions. He reportedly died in a car crash early Tuesday morning in Pyongyang, a city where traffic is sparse. The state news agency gave no other details, but called him...

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