Hyon Song-wol the ex- girlfriend of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been executed by a firing squad. Singer Hyon was executed for staring in a film breaching North Korean laws.
According to claims Claims made by the South China Morning Post, singer Hyon was gunned down in front of her family just three days after being arrested.
Hyon first met Kim about a decade ago.Famous for propaganda songs including Footsteps of Soldiers, I Love Pyongyang and We are Troops of the Party , Hyon was a singer with the country’s popular Pochonbo Electronic Ensemble.
Other reports indicated that two concertmasters of the Unhasu Orchestra were among those killed .They were named as Moon, Gyeong-Jin, Jung, Sun-Young.
Moon took part last year in a peace performance at the Salle Pleyel in Paris conducted by Myung Whun Chung.