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  1. American Fowle Back On U.S. SoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWTC-AM Eagan

    ... communist country does not like to see religious proselytizing. North Korea's state-run news agency says leader Kim Jong Un released Fowle because of repeated requests from President Obama.

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  2. American Jeffrey Fowle lands in U.S. day after release from North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... government prohibits religion that is not controlled by the state. North Korea released the married father after Kim Jong Un issued a "special dispensation," CNN reported. The government did not further explain its decision to release Fowle. "We're ...

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  3. North Korea cites Obama requests in freeing American prisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un released one of three Americans detained in the country taking into consideration "repeated requests" of U.S. President Barack Obama, Pyongyang's state KCNA news agency said on Wednesday. Jeffrey Fowle, 56, was arrested in May for leaving a Bible at a sailor's club in the North Korean city of Chongjin, where he was traveling as a tourist.

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  4. American held in North Korea for five months back in the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... about why they decided to do this, why now," State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf told reporters. "Comrade Kim Jong Un, the First Chairman of the National Defence Commission, in deference to agreement between the Supreme Leaders of the DPRK and ...

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  5. N. Korea says Kim Jong-Un freed US detainee on Obama requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    In this Sept. 1, 2014, file photo, Jeffrey Fowle, an American detained in North Korea speaks to the Associated Press in Pyongyang, North Korea.

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  6. North Korea cites Obama requests in release of jailed AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Tribune

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un released one of three Americans detained in the country taking into consideration "repeated requests" of President Barack Obama, Pyongyang's state KCNA news agency said Wednesday. Jeffrey Fowle, 56, was arrested in May for leaving a Bible at a sailor's club in the North Korean city of Chongjin, where he was traveling as a tourist.

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  7. NKorea tries on the charm to avoid ICC referralRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    ... General Assembly's human rights committee doesn't name names, but the commission of inquiry has warned leader Kim Jong Un that he may be held accountable for orchestrating widespread crimes against his people, including rapes and mass starvation. ...

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  8. Under pressure, N. Korea wages charm offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS News

    ... General Assembly's human rights committee doesn't name names, but the commission of inquiry has warned leader Kim Jong Un that he may be held accountable for orchestrating widespread crimes against his people, including rapes and mass starvation. ...

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  9. North Korean Photos Show Scores Of Workers Building An Airport At Record SpeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Patriotic music is also blasted from loudspeakers as they work. North Korea is hungry for foreign cash and since Kim Jong Un took over as supreme leader a couple of years ago, the country has launched an ambitious campaign to boost the appeal of the ...

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  10. Kerry: No Deal in North Korea Prisoner ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Voice of America

    The brief note by Pyongyang's official KCNA news agency said "criminal" Jeffrey Fowle was released on orders of leader Kim Jong-Un. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said no deal no "quid pro quo" - had been struck with North Korea in Fowle's case.

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  11. American held by North Korea heads homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KETV-TV

    ... about why they decided to do this, why now," State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf told reporters. "Comrade Kim Jong Un, the First Chairman of the National Defence Commission, in deference to agreement between the Supreme Leaders of the DPRK and ...

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  12. For North Koreans, leaders are like idols, speaker saysRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Pennsylvanian

    "Babies in the cradle are taught to point their fingers at Kim Jong Il ," Greg Scarlatoiu, executive director of the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea , said at a talk on Tuesday night. Scarlatoiu, who presented at an event hosted by the Korea Current Affairs Program, emphasized that North Korean citizens are "relentless[ly] brainwash[ed]" to worship the country's dictator, who is now Kim Jong Un - the son of Kim Jong Il.

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  13. Researchers in DPRK Strives for Mushroom CultivationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Korean News

    The Central Mushroom Research Institute under the State Academy of Sciences in the DPRK has made a lot of scientific achievements to boost the mushroom production in the country. When visiting the Institute in October last year, supreme leader Kim Jong Un called for priority to scientific researches in order to put the mushroom production on an industrial basis.

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  14. Kim Jong Un Sends Wreath to Bier of Pak Yong SunRead the original story

    Yesterday | Korean News

    Supreme leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday sent a wreath to the bier of People's Artiste Pak Yong Sun, advisor to the Mansudae Art Troupe, expressing deep condolences over his death.

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  15. N. Korean leader visits lake resort for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    ... returned to the outside world on Oct. 14, after a six-week hiatus. "The rest home is one more gift provided by Kim Jong Un (Jong-un) to the scientists with loving care," the KCNA said in its English-version dispatch. In August last year, Kim ...

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  16. The Wire: Pistorius to prison; N. Korea release; ISIS' lucky find;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Redwood Times

    ... Bae, was arrested in November 2012 and sentenced to 12 years for reputedly planning to overthrow the regime of Kim Jong Un. This frame grab from undated video uploaded by militants shows an Islamic State group militant looking through some items ...

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  17. North Korea releases U.S. detainee Jeffrey FowleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Contra Costa Times

    ... of Rason. He was sentenced to 15 years in a labor camp for what the North Koreans called plans to overthrow the Kim Jong Un regime. To contact the reporter on this story: Toluse Olorunnipa in Washington at tolorunnipa@bloomberg.net To contact the ...

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  18. Seth Rogan Supports Fight Against Alzheimer's Disease With Hilarity For CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WebProNews

    ... years. Rogen's upcoming film The Interview has recently gotten some publicity due to the media disappearance of Kim Jong Un, leader of North Korea, who is a character in the comedy. "It is amazing. It's almost as if we gave (Kim) a list of, 'Here's ...

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  19. "Today" Show is No. 1 Morning Show-On Social MediaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Accuracy In Media

    ... that Khaled Meshaal told reporters that... WASHINGTON -- After mysteriously disappearing, North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un showed up again in the public spotlight this week. Reuters reported that Kim Jong Un reappeared with a cane for support. At ...

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  20. Visiting professor predicts future of North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    Charles Armstrong, professor of Korean studies at Columbia University, presents on Oct. 17 in Lecture Hall 9. Armstrong reflected on his international experiences and speculated about the future of North Korea. Charles K. Armstrong, professor of Korean studies at Columbia, spoke on Oct. 17 about the changes in North Korea and the possible future for its people in a lecture titled, "Post Socialist North Korea: The rise and fall of Hamhung City."

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