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North Korea Detainees

American Detainee Released From North Korea

AP | LARA JAKES | Posted 10.22.2014 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — American detainee Jeffrey Fowle has been released from North Korea, nearly six months after he was taken into custody on charges o...

State Dept. Asks North Korea To Release Detained U.S. Detainees

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Monday requested that the North Korean government release three U.S. citizens currently detained...

White House: Securing Release Of Detainees In North Korea A Top Priority

Reuters | Posted 11.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (Reuters) - The White House said on Monday it was continuing to do all that it can to secure the release of three Americans detai...

North Korea Reportedly Expected To Pardon Prisoners

Posted 02.01.2012 | World

On February 1, North Korea is expected to issue a special pardon for prisoners to commemorate what would be the 70th birthday of deceased leader Kim J...