North Korea arrests US Professor in Pyongyang

North Korea arrests US Professor in Pyongyang
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SEOUL: North Korea’s state media on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of a US citizen who was lecturing in Pyongyang, the third American held in the country amid growing tensions with Washington.

Kim Sang-Duk, or Tony Kim, was arrested at the capital's airport on April 22, for “committing criminal acts of hostility aimed to overturn the DPRK”, a Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said, using the country’s official name.

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