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American Moved Back to N Korean Labor Camp

U.S. officials say an American citizen detained in North Korea for 15 months has been returned to a labor camp.A State Department spokeswoman said Friday that 45-year-old Kenneth Bae was transferred from a hospital to a labor camp on January 20 and that Washington is "gravely concerned about his health."Spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Swedish embassy officials had visited Bae in the camp on Friday.North Korea sentenced Bae to 15 years of hard labor on charges of trying to overthrow the...

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