North Korea sentences Korean American to 10 years hard labour - Xinhua

by Reuters
Friday, 29 April 2016 03:29 GMT

SEOUL, April 29 (Reuters) - North Korea has sentenced a Korean American man to 10 years of hard labour for subversion, China's Xinhua news agency reported on Friday.

Kim Dong Chul was arrested in North Korea in October and had admitted to committing espionage, the North's official news agency reported earlier. (Reporting by Jack Kim; Editing by Robert Birsel)

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