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US Prepared to Send Envoy to N. Korea for Bae Release

The United States is waiting for North Korea to respond to an offer to send a special envoy to Pyongyang to help win the release of jailed American Kenneth Bae.Speaking anonymously, a White House official said the U.S. offered to send Ambassador Robert King to help free Bae, who has been sentenced to 15 years hard labor.The offer comes after Bae, appearing before reporters in Pyongyang, asked for Washington to help bring him home and confessed to a "serious crime" in the North.Bae,...

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