Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Missionary jailed in N. Korea urges U.S. to help with his return

U.S. missionary Kenneth Bae, who is being in a North Korean jail, made his second public appearance since his 2012 arrest. Speaking to media outlets in Pyongyang, he urged Washington to step up its efforts to have him released. SOUNDBITE (Korean) U.S. Missionary, Kenneth Bae saying: "I want to be pardoned by the North as soon as possible and return to my beloved family. For that, I ask the U.S. government, press, and my family to make more active efforts and pay more attention." The 45-year-old native to Korea, was leading a tour group through the country when he was arrested. Bae was sentenced to 15 years hard labor on grounds he plotted to overthrow the state. SOUNDBITE (Korean) U.S. Missionary, Kenneth Bae saying: "I would like to plea with the U.S. government, press, and my family to stop worsening my situation by making vile rumors against North Korea and releasing materials related to me, which are not based on the facts." It isn't clear

© DailyMotion -

Comment on this article!
To post a comment, we encourage you to become a member of® or log in if you are already a member. You can still post your commentwithout registering, but you will need to fill your personal information each time.

Become a member (free)   |   Log in

Postings are subject to the terms and conditions of®. Before submitting your message , you must read the Terms and conditions of® and agree to them by checking the box below.
Your name:
  I have read and agree to the Terms and conditions of®.
Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter