A foreign currency earning sideline ship belonging to the North Hamgyeong Province Security Agency goes missing after reporting distress

North Korean fishermen fishing off the coast of Wonsan, Gangwon Province, North Korea. /Photo = Daily NK

It is reported that an investigation into the case is currently underway as a foreign currency earning sideline boat belonging to the North Hamgyeong Province Security Agency disappeared after sending a distress signal at sea.

A daily NK North Hamgyeong-do source said on the 29th, “The foreign currency earning boat belonging to the Provincial Security Agency recently went fishing and disappeared after sending a radio message saying something was wrong with the institution in the middle of the sea, and the National Security Agency is investigating the case.”

According to a source, a foreign currency earning sideline boat belonging to the Provincial Security Agency went out to sea with six crewmembers on a special security week to catch fish, but on the early morning of the 20th, a problem occurred with the agency and the ship was about to sink.

According to the initial investigation conducted first, it was confirmed that the ship that suffered the accident had been borrowed from the provincial fisheries office by the Provincial Security Agency’s foreign currency earning office, and it was confirmed that it had gone out to sea in an already aged state and poorly maintained.

It is reported that the provincial security office is currently presuming that all six people on board the ship may have died, given that the place where they last communicated and went missing is a remote sea close to Japan.

In the midst of this, the State Security Department, who was informed of this incident, said, “I emphasized that there should not be a single incident during the holiday, which is the anniversary of this year, but an accident occurred on a fishing boat earning foreign currency in the Provincial Security Agency, which should be an example.” it’s a prophecy

At the same time, the source said the Bowiseong was threatening, ‘The person responsible for this accident and those involved should be prepared that it will not be safe’.

In particular, the Bowiseong said that it plans to strictly investigate the motive for the ship’s going to sea, who made the decision to send the pathetic ship out to sea, and whether the ship’s location was accurately identified every time they communicated.

Currently, it is known that the Provincial Security Agency has prepared documents related to the accident victims, their family relations, and documents related to the accident and uploaded them to the National Security Agency.

The source said, “The core of this accident is that the Provincial Security Bureau launched a fishing boat to supply the holidays for some cadres’ families on the 90th anniversary of April 25 (the founding day of the Korean People’s Revolutionary Army). He said, “I wrote a report on the accident while taking a break,” he said.


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