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N.K. shoots S. Korean official to death

General 16:57 September 24, 2020
N.K. shoots S. Korean official to death
N.K. shoots S. Korean official to death

This photo, provided by the West Sea Fishery Management Service (WSFMS), an organ of the fisheries ministry, shows the service's fishery guidance boat, where a WSFMS official was aboard on Sept. 21, 2020. The official was missing from the 499-ton boat on the day while on duty in waters off the western border island of Yeonpyeong. On Sept. 24, the South Korean defense ministry said North Korea had shot the man and burned his body after finding him in its waters, in an apparent antivirus measure. The official is presumed to have jumped into the sea in a suspected attempt to defect to the North and had drifted into North Korean waters. He reportedly had financial problems. (PHOTO NOT FOR SALE) (Yonhap)
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General 16:57 September 24, 2020
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