NKorea Says It Deported US Tourist And War Vet North Korea says it has deported an elderly U.S. tourist and war veteran detained for more than a month for alleged hostile acts against the country.
U.S. Vet Detained In North Korea Oversaw Guerrilla GroupSix decades before he went to North Korea as a curious tourist, Merrill Newman supervised a group of South Korean guerrillas during the Korean War who were perhaps the most hated and feared fighters in the North, former members of the group say.
Family: American Detained In NKorea In Good HealthThe family of an elderly U.S. tourist detained for more than a month in North Korea said Saturday the Swedish ambassador has seen the man and found him to be in good health.
US Urging North Korea To Release Detained American The U.S. is urging North Korea to release an 85-year-old American who's been detained for more than a month.
NKorea Says Detained American Tourist ApologizesNorth Korea state media say an elderly U.S. tourist detained for more than a month has apologized for alleged crimes during the Korean War and for "hostile acts" against the state during a recent trip.