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North Korea Reportedly Deports American Vet Detained For Over A Month

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 02.05.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says it has deported an elderly U.S. tourist and war veteran detained for more than a month for alleged hostil...

Comrade Of Vet Detained In NKorea Recounts Mission

Reuters | Posted 02.01.2014 | World

By Jonathan Allen and Nicolas Medina Mora Perez Dec 2 (Reuters) - In early 1953, Merrill Newman and Allen Hedges were among a small g...

WH Urges North Korea To Release Detained Americans

Reuters | Posted 01.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (Reuters) - The White House urged North Korea on Saturday to release Merrill Newman, an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean Wa...

85-Year-Old Korean War Veteran Detained By North Korea, Son Says

AP | FOSTER KLUG and ROBERT JABLON | Posted 11.21.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean officials detained an 85-year-old American veteran of the Korean War last month as he sat in a plane set to l...