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North Korea Says It Has Arrested A South Korean NYU Student For Illegal Entry

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2015 | World

SEOUL, May 2 (Reuters) - North Korea on Saturday said it had arrested a South Korean college student, holding a U.S. green card, for illegal entry i...

U.S. Man Held In North Korea Describes His Life In A Prison Camp

AP | Posted 09.25.2014 | World

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — An American man recently sentenced by North Korea to six years of hard labor says he is digging in fields eight hours ...

REPORT: Thousands Disappear From Huge North Korean Prison Camp

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 09.06.2013 | World

Several thousand inmates at a recently shuttered North Korean labor camp may have disappeared, a report by a human rights group alleges. The Aug. 2...

150,000 Languish In Secret North Korean Prison Camps, Report Says

AP | MATTHEW PENNINGTON | Posted 06.10.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — The U.S. human rights envoy for North Korea said Tuesday conditions in the communist country's "brutal" prison camps are worse than...