North Korea, on Wednesday, issuing a standing order for the execution of South Korea's former president and her spy chief for a plot to assassinate its leader Kim Jong-un. North Korea's state-run news agency saying, a quote, revelations showed that Park had masterminded a plot to execute its supreme leadership in 2015, and it was imposing the, quote, death penalty on traitor, Park Geun-hye.
The news agency did not disclose the source of the revelation, but a Japanese newspaper reported, this week, that Park, in 2015, approved a plan to overturn the North Korean regime of Kim Jong-un. South Korean intelligence saying there are, quote, no grounds to report that Park approved such a plot.
North Korea demanding that Park be handed over, and warning that any South Korean or American who attempts a plot to assassinate its leader will be executed. Park was ousted from office back in March over a corruption scandal, and is in detention while on trial.