In recent years, North Korea has detained several Americans, in some cases agreeing to free them only after high-profile Americans visited the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, to seek their release. Analysts have suspected North Korea’s leaders of trying to use such detentions to counter Washington’s diplomatic pressure over its nuclear and missile programs and force the United States to engage with them.
- Vaccine Education Summit
- Bitcoin Summit
- Ernie's Favorites
- THE R3VOLUTION CONTINUES
- "It's Not My Debt"
- Fascist Nation's Favorites
- Surviving the Greatest Depression
- The Only Solution - Direct Action Revolution
- Western Libertarian
- S.A.F.E. - Second Amendment is For Everyone
- Freedom Summit
- Declare Your Independence
- FreedomsPhoenix Speakers Bureau
- Wallet Voting
- Harhea Phoenix
- Black Market Friday
The North’s state-run Korean Central News Agency said that the American, identified as Bae Jun-ho, had entered the country on Nov. 3 through a port city near the Russian border. Human rights activists in South Korea said they believed Mr. Bae to be Kenneth Bae, 44, who they reported earlier this month was being held in the North.
Additional Related items you might find interesting:Related items:
News Link • United States
News Link • Spain
News Link • Greece
News Link • Science, Medicine and Technology