Jan. 21 (UPI) -- American detainee Kenneth Bae, held captive in North Korea for over a year for "hostile acts," spoke at a North Korean press conference on Monday addressing the charges levied against him and pleading for American government intervention.
Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Dennis Rodman apologized on Thursday for his outburst during an interview he gave Tuesday from Pyongyang in which the former NBA star implied American detainee Kenneth Bae -- held captive in North Korea for over a year -- was guilty and would not agree to leverage his friendship with Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un during his "basketball diplomacy" visit to North Korea to effect Bae's release.
Jan. 7 (UPI) -- The family of detained Korean American Kenneth Bae, held captive in North Korea for over a year, responded angrily to an interview Dennis Rodman gave from Pyongyang Tuesday in which the former NBA star implied Bae was guilty and refused to leverage his friendship with Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un during his "basketball diplomacy" visit to North Korea to effect Bae's release.
Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Former NBA star Dennis Rodman became irate during an interview he gave from Pyongyang, North Korea when asked about leveraging his friendship with Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un to help free detained Korean-American Kenneth Bae from North Korean custody.
Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Former NBA star Dennis Rodman arrived in North Korea on Thursday for a January basketball exhibition between North Korean players and twelve former NBA players; his arrival marks his third trip to the country ruled by repressive leader Kim Jung-un.
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