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Kim Jong-un purges top military leadership ahead of US summit

The North Korean leader has replaced three of his top military staff in a move with uncertain motives. Some experts have suggested that these actions could be part of routine coup-proofing behavior, while others argue that it could be a removal of hardliners discontented with Kim Jong-un’s negotiations with the US.

Source: Ahead of US summit, North Korea fires military leadership | Asia Times

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