A North Korean man has been sentenced to loss of life for sneaking a duplicate of Squid Sport into the nation after college students had been caught watching the smuggled copy.
He might be executed by firing squad.
Radio Free Asia studies that the person was accused of bringing digital copies of the sequence again from China. He allegedly bought them on USB drives.
The scholar who purchased the copy was sentenced to life in jail. Six different college students watched the film and had been handed 5 years exhausting labor. Some lecturers and faculty staffers have been fired, whereas some have been despatched to work in mines.
“This all began final week when a highschool pupil secretly purchased a USB flash drive containing the South Korean drama Squid Sport and watched it with one in every of his greatest buddies at school,” a supply in legislation enforcement in North Hamgyong mentioned based on the outlet.
“The pal informed a number of different college students, who took an interest, they usually shared the flash drive with them. They had been caught by the censors in 109 Sangmu, who had obtained a tipoff.”
The outlet additionally studies that the wealthy dad and mom of a pupil bribed authorities with $3,000. He escaped any punishment.