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Otto Warmbier's funeral: Final farewell for US student detained by North Korea

Until Friday, North Korea had said only that it released the young man on "humanitarian grounds". Warmbier, 22, was arrested while visiting the reclusive country as a tourist. It also accused Seoul of tarnishing Pyongyang's image with its "slanderous talk about cruel treatment and torture" while having no knowledge of the "humanitarian" treatment Mr Warmbier received in the North.


Sheriff: Inmates who helped deputy to get shorter sentences

Sheriff: Inmates who helped deputy to get shorter sentences

Numerous six men who rushed to help the officer who'd passed out in the afternoon heat haven't even been sentenced yet, Moats told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "It was just harder to keep up..." He said he suffers from chronic Chiari malformation . "I just finally went down after a couple of minutes doing that".


BSP supports Meira Kumar in Presidential poll

BSP supports Meira Kumar in Presidential poll

Various other opposition parties, which were nearly sidelined by the NDA-led BJP Government as it announced Ram Nath Kovind as their presidential candidate. "I appeal to every political party to support". "These are social justice, inclusiveness and values of composite Indian heritage which we hold so sacred", she has said.



Final farewell for US student detained by North Korea

The North had earlier Friday denied torturing or mistreating Warmbier , in the first official reaction to his death. Upon his return to the USA, doctors who examined Warmbier said the former University of Virginia student had incurred significant brain damage and was in a state of "unresponsive wakefulness".



North Korea conducts rocket engine test

According to unnamed USA officials there are signs of increased activity at North Korea's lone nuclear test site. The US has also ramped up its military presence in the region, conducting drills with Japan as well as South Korea, and is installing a controversial missile defence system in South Korea, known as Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system (Thaad).



North Korea rebuttal: Otto Warmbier's death 'a mystery'

He added that such a long flight from North Korea to OH could make a blood clot even more likely to form or spread to the lungs. Despite some initial successes getting China to turn back shipments of North Korean coal, Trump administration efforts have delivered few measurable results.