South Korea, North Korea, Coma discussed on BBC World Service


South korea and the us have both criticized north korea after an american student had been detained in the north died after being flown home in a coma also won't be it was arrested for trying to steal a propaganda poster from a hotel in pyongyang an and sentenced to fifteen years hard labor the north koreans say that soon after his conviction he contracted botulism and fell into that came up more than a year later he was medically evacuated back to the us but he died last night six days after he arrived term this was the reaction of president donald trump otto warm beer has just passed away he spent a year and a half in north korea lotta bad things happened but at least we got him home to be with his parents where they were so happy to see him even though he was in very tough condition but he just passed away a little while ago that's a brutal regime and we'll be able to handle it also will meet his family say he received torturous treatment in north korea bill richardson as a former governor of new mexico who is involved in securing auto won't be as release it's a tragedy what happened to auto arm gear i'm very sad chris irish personally tried get amata north korea upper armor agree at the north korea's for not freeing honors provide whatever the door of was one year of aulmark they've ever notified united spates us aren't they've got a lot of explaining to do all knows what happened worship torture was you feet the north korea's ever or what happened after year in a whole lot eldest there's a crime against humanity i'm very very but also very sharply i uh or sharper in south korea says it's deplorable that north korea doesn't respect human rights and has called on the north to swiftly return south koreans and americans still being held in the north korea correspondent stephen evans this is in so for us steam we heard bill richardson saying the north koreans have a lot of explaining.

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