Kim-Jong-Un Orders Pet Dogs To Be Confiscated In North Korean Capital Pyongyang

Posted by Sama in News On 18th August 2020
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North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un has announced the country's capital's pet dogs be confiscated citing the pooches represent Western "decadence."

“Ordinary people raise pigs and livestock on their porches, but high-ranking officials and the wealthy own pet dogs, which stoked some resentment’’ among the lower classes, the source said.

“Authorities have identified households with pet dogs and are forcing them to give them up or forcefully confiscating them and putting them down."

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Kim-Jong-Un, the North Korean ruler has ordered pet dogs to be confiscated in the country's capital Pyongyang, saying the pooches represent Western “decadence’’ — but their owners fear Fido is really headed for someone’s dinner table.

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Joong-Un announced the directive in July, ordering the pets to be removed from the city claiming they were part of “a ‘tainted’ trend by bourgeois ideology," a source told the English edition of Chosun Ilbo, a South Korean newspaper

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“Ordinary people raise pigs and livestock on their porches, but high-ranking officials and the wealthy own pet dogs, which stoked some resentment" among the lower classes, the source said.

“Authorities have identified households with pet dogs and are forcing them to give them up or forcefully confiscating them and putting them down.’’

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Though the oppressive regime says the move is to clamp down on capitalist extravagance in Pyongyang, the dog owners are fearful that given North Korea’s food shortage and propensity for eating dog meat the order has only come about to feed the masses.

The dog owners are “cursing Kim Jong Un behind his back,” but otherwise, their hands are tied, the source lamented.

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