Tag: US citizen

Obama’s drone guidelines leave unanswered questions

Obama’s drone guidelines leave unanswered questions

May 25, WASHINGTON (AP) — National security experts say it’s imperative to leave some room in the guidelines, given the evolving fight against terrorism. But civil rights advocates argue too little has been revealed about the program to ensure its legality, even as the president takes steps to remove some of the secrecy. President Barack […]

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North Korean Supreme Court sentences US citizen to 15 years hard labour

North Korean Supreme Court sentences US citizen to 15 years hard labour

May 2, AP – Bae, known in North Korea as Pae Jun-Ho, was sentenced to 15 years of “compulsory labor,” KCNA reported Thursday, for “hostile acts” against the North. North Korea has sentenced a US citizen to 15 years of hard labor, the nation’s state news agency has reported. Kenneth Bae had been accused of […]

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North Korea will try US citizen for crimes “against the State”

North Korea will try US citizen for crimes “against the State”

April 27, AP – Identified in state media by his Korean name, Pae Jun Ho, the 44-year-old tour operator had visited the city of Rason, in a special economic zone bordering China and Russia, as part a group of five last November and has been held by police since then. North Korea announced on Saturday […]

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