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ahead of a planned second summit with US president Donald Trump north Korean leader Kim Jong hoon is re shuffling and in some cases purging top diplomats from his ranks those sideline include two son we've seen here in Singapore helping lay the groundwork for Kim's historic first meeting with trump J. as vice foreign minister traveled to Beijing and Moscow last October but she's been replaced by little known Kim young chill who now spear heads talks with US nuclear envoys Stephen vegan , other submit a harsh fate such as Hans on route one of north Korea's best known envoys hunt for years man to the so called New York channel a key conduit between Washington and Pyongyang but he's been out of the public eye for the past year a diplomatic source told Reuters Han was purged after being accused of spying for the U. S. and embezzling funds the former north Korean diplomats turns defector said he believes harm was likely sent to a labor camp or executed an official at south Korea's unification ministry said the reports on how one could not be confirmed but a south Korean official said that Pyongyang is re shuffling its diplomats as Kim Jong woon questions their loyalty and ideological commitment I think that North Korea and chairman Kim , I have some very positive things in mind trump has repeatedly prays to the north Korean dictator since the two agreed to to meet last June we really established a very good relationship a lot of good things are happening a twenty seventeen report by defector run think tank in Seoul has said more than seventy officials have been executed since Kim took power in late twenty eleven he wrote me a beautiful letters and they're great letters , we fell in love leaders are set to meet again in Hanoi next week