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  • 'My heart continues to ache,' Bae says

    by Staff, posted Monday, November 10, 2014 (3 years ago)

    TACOMA, Wash. (BP) -- Stepping onto American soil Nov. 8 for the first time in two years, Korean American missionary Kenneth Bae thanked supporters for their prayers during his two years' of imprisonment in North Korea because of his faith in Jesus. Read More

  • North Korea releases American detainee

    by David Roach, posted Wednesday, October 22, 2014 (3 years ago)

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    MIAMISBURG, Ohio (BP) -- An American citizen who was detained in North Korea for nearly six months for allegedly leaving a Bible in a night club has been reunited with his family in Ohio.

    Jeffrey Fowle, 56, was awaiting trial on charges of committing an anti-state crime before North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un ordered his release, the New York Times reported. Fowle met his wife and three children at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton, Ohio, Wednesday (Oct. 22) after flying from Pyongyang on a U.S. military plane. Read More