According to the South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo, Kim Jong-un ordered the killing of the DPRK Special Representative for US Affairs, Kim Hyok-Chol, and four of his subordinates.
It is alleged that they sold the information to the Americans. The source wrote the following about Kim’s bloody revenge on the negotiating team: “In March, Kim Hyuk Chol was executed at the Mirim airport with four employees of the Ministry of foreign Affairs.
Other officials in the global “sweep” went to the hard labor camps of North Korea for “re-education”. Among them was a negotiator Kim Sung-Hye and translatorr Shin Hye-Young. It is said that Hye-Young did nothing wrong, he just made a mistake in translation.
Donald Trump met with DPRK leader Kim Jong-Un (second) on 27-28 February 2019. Negotiations took place in Vietnam, at the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel. They ended earlier than expected and did not result in a deal.