8ae0853df4fbb28bbfe8e14d1063abab_319798_10150618253143202_302853715_nNorth Korea is poised to execute 200 high-ranking officials loyal to ousted eminence grise Jang Song-taek, a source said Tuesday. Some 1,000 members of their families could be sent to concentration camps under the North’s barbaric system of guilt by association. The source said the State Security Department has conducted a sweep to ferret out Jang’s supporters after his execution in December last year and identified 200 core supporters and another 1,000 followers. The department has authorization from the North’s highest court to hold closed-door trials to deliver death sentences, the source added. This apparently aims to make it look as if proper procedure, to the extent that it exists at all, has been followed. More