American freed by North Korea eats pizza as health improves

Nov 10, 2014

American freed by North Korea eats pizza as health improves

Kenneth Bae, one of two Americans freed by North Korea after a secret U.S. mission, arrived home in better-than-expected health, asked for pizza and spent the night telling stories, his sister said. Bae, a U.S. missionary, had been in deteriorating condition while serving a 15-year ...

Aug 1, 2014

U.S. man jailed in North Korea says he feels abandoned

Kenneth Bae, the U.S. missionary who has been detained in North Korea since 2012, has said he feels "abandoned" by his government but still hopes it will send a special envoy at an early date to secure his release, a pro-Pyongyang paper said Thursday. "I ...

May 4, 2013

U.S. calls on Pyongyang to release American

The United States demanded Thursday that North Korea immediately release an American sentenced this week to 15 years of hard labor on charges of trying to overthrow the government. "What we're urging the DPRK authorities to do is to grant him amnesty and to allow ...