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China Arrests Korean-American Operating NGO on North Korean Border

A Korean-American aid worker has been arrested in China and accused of embezzlement and counterfeiting. Peter Hahn, who is 74, was arrested by Chinese authorities on Friday, according to his attorney Zhang Peihong. Zhang says Hahn, a Christian, runs a vocational school in the town of Tumen, near China's border with North Korea, and has provided aid to North Koreans in the past. Zhang rejected the charges against Hahn, saying they have no merit. The U.S. embassy had no comment on...

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