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A North Korean student who smuggled Netflix original “Squid Game” copies sentenced to death by firing squad while others faces 5 years with hard labour

A North Korean student has reportedly been sentenced to death in North Korea for smuggling copies of Netflix’s original series “Squid Game” into the country.

According to Radio Free Asia (via Variety), authorities were led to the man after they caught high school students watching the series.

The report states that “Squid Game” was smuggled into the country from China through the use of a USB flash drive.

The smuggler faces death by firing squad, while the students involved in bringing “Squid Game” into school are facing life prison sentences.

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Radio Free Asia reports: “A student who bought a drive received a life sentence, while six others who watched the show have been sentenced to five years hard labor, and teachers and school administrators have been fired and face banishment to work in remote mines.”

The RFA report suggests that there is great public anxiety over the fate of the high school students and that more people could be implicated in the investigation.

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