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N. Korea Jails American for 6 Years at Hard Labor

North Korea has sentenced detained American Matthew Miller to six years of hard labor on a conviction of "hostile acts" against Pyongyang. The brief trial Sunday came two weeks after Miller and two other American detainees appealed to the US government to help free them. The US has said it will do everything it can to work for the release of the three Americans.   Miller, in his mid-20s, was arrested in April after ripping up his visa at immigration and demanding asylum...

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