|Born||22 January 1946|
|Died||12 December 2013|
In December 2013, the North Korean government accused Jang Song-thaek of not being loyal to the Supreme Leader, Kim Jong-un (Jong Sang-Thaek's nephew). Jong Sang-thaek was then executed by shooting on the orders of Kim Jong-un.
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- "Kim Jong-un's executed uncle Jang Song Thaek 'stripped naked, fed to". The Independent. 2014-01-03. Retrieved 2020-11-27.
- "North Korea's Kim showed off executed uncle's headless body, Trump said". The Japan Times. 2020-09-12. Archived from the original on 2020-12-04. Retrieved 2020-11-27.