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Australian Missionary Detained in North Korea

The wife of a Christian missionary from Australia said her husband has been detained in North Korea after being found with religious material while on a tourist visit. In a statement on Wednesday, Karen Short, who lives in Hong Kong, said North Korean police arrested her husband John on Sunday at his hotel in Pyongyang. The statement said the 75-year-old was "in possession of some Gospel tracts in the Korean language which seem to be at the core of the detention." Australian...

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