The business-makers of the North Korean Embassy in Italy has dispatched according to media reports, and asylum for himself and his family in a third country applied for.
the family of The 48-year-old diplomat Jo Song Gil am currently under the protection of the Italian authorities, reported the South Korean Yonhap news Agency, without naming sources. The information could be niches, the South Korean secret service or other Agencies will not be confirmed, said a spokeswoman for the unification Ministry in Seoul. “We are currently Investigating.”
The South Korean newspaper “JoongAng Ilbo” had previously reported that Jo had already asked at the beginning of December to the asylum. He sat down according to the Reports, obviously, because he had ordered the government in Pyongyang. Since October, 2017 Jo led, according to Yonhap representation of the Embassy in Rome. Previously, Italy had referred to the actual North Korean Ambassador Mun Jong Nam as a response to the sixth nuclear test by North Korea in the month prior to that of the country.
you Should confirm the new information, would be Jo, the highest Diplomat of the well-isolated country since 2016, whose escape would be known. At that time, the Deputy Ambassador sat down in London with his family to South Korea.
reports on the escape of high-ranking North Korean government official are rare. South Korean media have reported in the past year, since 2015 an unspecified number of diplomats from North Korea came to South Korea.