PotCoin soars after Rodman wears logo in North Korea
PotCoin soars after Rodman wears logo in North Korea
American student released by North Korea - CBS46 News
20 Junio, 2017, 12:12
Hours after his arrival, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillersonannounced that North Korea had released an American student serving a 15-year prison term with hard labor for alleged anti-state acts.
Thomas Shannon, U.S. undersecretary of state for political affairs, said in Seoul that Joseph Yun - the U.S. special representative for North Korea policy, in charge of dealing with the country's nuclear and missile programs - was behind Tuesday's evacuation of Otto Warmbier.
Our sympathies go out to Otto Warmbier and his family.
"We thank you for the opportunity and blessing you've given us to serve your agenda and the American people", said Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, who reports suggest may be at risk of losing his job amid internal palace squabbles. He said he is "just trying to open a door" on a mission that he thinks his former "Celebrity Apprentice" boss would support.
Warmbier was visiting North Korea as part of a tourist group arranged by Young Pioneer Tours, based in Xian, China.
At a news conference before his trial, a sobbing Warmbier said he had made "the worst mistake of my life" and pleaded to be released.
Coincidentally (or not), Dennis Rodman is now in North Korea. Two of them - Kim Hak Song and Kim Sang Duk - are teachers of Korean origin who worked at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, and the third is a South Korea-born American named Kim Dong-chul.
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She also reiterated the State Department's travel advice against going to North Korea, with which the United States has no diplomatic relations.
NEW YORK-PotCoin, a crypto currency for the legalized cannabis industry, jumped in value on Tuesday after ex-basketball star Dennis Rodman arrived in North Korea wearing a t-shirt and baseball cap emblazoned with the digital payment system's logo.
Wyoming community members decked out the town in blue and white ribbons ready to welcome home Otto Warmbier, who has been held prisoner in North Korea for 18 months.
Tillerson said the State Department is still working on the release of the three other USA citizens detained in North Korea.
They said: "We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime" in North Korea.
Tillerson did not elaborate on Warmbier's current health condition, and said he would not be offering additional comment out of respect for the family's privacy.
"Otto's detainment and sentence was unnecessary and appalling, and North Korea should be universally condemned for its abhorrent behavior", said Republican Sen.
In the past, North Korea has held out until senior US officials or statesmen came to personally bail out detainees, all the way up to former President Bill Clinton, whose visit in 2009 secured the freedom of American journalists Euna Lee and Laura Ling. He said Warmbier, of Cincinnati, was en route to the U.S.
In this undated photo published on September 7, 2013, on the homepage of North Korea's Rodong Sinmun newspaper, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, talks with former National Basketball Association player Dennis Rodman during a dinner in North Korea.
She said USA officials had a hard time getting information about Warmbier from North Korea.
"What an incredible day for one of our citizens who was held in North Korea for more than a year", Nauert said.
Otto Warmbier's parents, Fred and Cindy Warmbier, confirmed in a statement that their son is in a coma.
The 56-year-old NBA Hall of Famer, who was heavily criticized for failing to raise the plight of a jailed United States missionary on a previous trip, said discussing detained USA citizens was "not my objective right now".
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