NORTH KOREA RELEASES IMPRISONED CANADIAN PASTOR

KCNA, NORTH KOREA'S OFFICIAL NEWS AGENCY, SAID ON WEDNESDAY THAT HYEON SOO LIM HAD BEEN RELEASED ON SICK BAIL... FROM THE HUMANITARIAN VIEWPOINT.

NORTH KOREA FREES A CANADIAN PASTOR WHO WAS SERVING A LIFE SENTENCE OF HARD LABOUR, ONE DAY AFTER A CANADIAN DELEGATION ARRIVED TO NEGOTIATE HIS RELEASE.

"Missions will never stop, no matter where they may be," he said ...

North Korea has freed a Canadian pastor who was serving a life sentence of hard labour, one day after a Canadian delegation arrived to negotiate his release.  KCNA, North Korea's official news agency, said on Wednesday...

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