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South Korean Student 'Wanted to be Arrested' by North

A South Korean university student being held for illegally entering North Korea has told a U.S. news outlet that he "wanted to be arrested" by the North.  Joo Won-Moon, 21, was arrested April 22 after crossing into North Korea from the Chinese border city of Dandong, according to the official Korean Central News Agency.  Speaking to a CNN reporter in Pyongyang on Tuesday, Joo acknowledged he entered the country illegally, saying he crossed two barbed-wire fences and...

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