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North Korean is sentenced to execution by firing squad after students were caught watching--


Man believed to have brought digital copy of Squid Game back from China

He sold Netflix show on USB flash drives including to several students

They were caught by censors at North Korea's Surveillance Bureau Group 109

The man was found to have brought it back and is now set to be executed by firing squad

A North Korean nan is to be executed for bringing back a copy of Netflix's Squid Game into the country. 

The smuggler, a student, is said to have returned from China with a digital version of the hit South Korean series stored on a hidden USB flash drive.

But after selling copies to several people including fellow students he was caught out by the country's surveillance services.

It is understood he will now be executed by firing squad - one of the grim methods by which characters in the series are also killed.