N. Korea officials 'target London salon over Kim haircut ad'
Published on Apr 15, 2014 10:14 PM
LONDON (AFP) - British police said on Tuesday they had intervened after North Korean embassy officials reportedly told a London hairdresser to take down a discount haircuts advert featuring leader Kim Jong Un.
Mr Mo Nabbach told the London Evening Standard newspaper that two officials from the Stalinist state’s mission took pictures of the M&M Hair Academy in Ealing, west London.
They then ordered him to remove the "disrespectful" poster, he said.
The poster featured a large picture of Mr Kim’s distinctive short-back-and-sides hairdo with the slogan: read: "Bad hair day? 15 percent off all gent cuts through the month of April."
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