Tag: Kenneth Bae North Korea

Report: 200 Dead in Cave-In at North Korea Nuclear Test Site

A tunnel at a North Korean nuclear test site collapsed this month and killed an estimated 200 people, according to multiple reports. The cave-in at the Punggye-ri nuclear facility initially trapped 100 people underground. Another 100 were killed during an unsuccessful rescue operation when an additional section of the tunnel fell, according to Japanese TV…

Americans detained in North Korea call for US help [VIDEO]

Americans detained in North Korea call for US help [VIDEO]: North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and β€” watched by officials as they spoke β€” called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom. Jeffrey…

Kenneth Bae Delivers Plea To U.S. For Help

An American missionary who has been jailed in North Korea for more than a year appeared before reporters Monday and appealed to the U.S. government to do its best to secure his release. The missionary, Kenneth Bae, made the comments at what he called a press conference held at his own request. He was under…