Dennis Rodman

American Held In North Korea
10:14 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Held Lynnwood Man's Family Welcomes Dennis Rodman's Apology

FILE - This 2011 file family photo provided by Terri Chung shows Kenneth Bae.
Courtesy Terri Chung

The sister of a Washington man imprisoned in North Korea welcomed an apology from Dennis Rodman after his comments suggesting the man may have deserved his arrest.

Rodman traveled to North Korea to celebrate the birthday of leader Kim Jong Un.

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American held in North Korea
9:49 am
Thu May 9, 2013

North Korea: Detained Lynnwood man smuggled in propaganda

A South Korean man watches a television news program showing Korean American Kenneth Bae at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, May 2, 2013.
Ahn Young-joon Associated Press

North Korea says a Korean-American man sentenced last week to 15 years' hard labor smuggled in unspecified inflammatory literature and tried to establish a base for anti-Pyongyang activities at a hotel in the border city of Rason.

The statement late Thursday from an unidentified Supreme Court spokesman provides the most in-depth look so far of Pyongyang's allegations against Kenneth Bae. But it is still short on specific details. Bae hasn't made a public statement.

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American held in North Korea
11:06 am
Tue May 7, 2013

Rodman urges Kim Jong-Un to free Lynnwood, Wash. man

Associated Press

NBA star Dennis Rodman, who recently made waves with his visit to North Korea, has called on the country’s leader to free the American man being held captive.

“I'm calling on the Supreme Leader of North Korea or as I call him 'Kim', to do me a solid and cut Kenneth Bae loose,” Rodman tweeted Tuesday.

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