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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (C) visits the Masik-Ryong Ski Resort, which is near completion, near Wonsan in this undated photo released by North Korea North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (C) visits the Masik-Ryong Ski Resort, which is near completion, near Wonsan in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang December 15, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA  

Report: Kim Jong Un ‘very drunk’ when he ordered executions

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un was reportedly “very drunk” when he ordered the recent execution of two aides close to his uncle Jang Song-thaek.

The pair, according to a report in The Independent citing Japanese newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun, questioned an order from the North Korean leader to transfer control of a business to the military. Kim was reportedly angered when they said they needed to check with “Director Jang” first before finalizing the switch.

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