Sunday, June 07, 2009

Journalists Sentenced To 12 Years Of 'Reform Through Labor'

I hope one expert is right when he says:
By sentencing them to prison, North Korea has "paved the way for a political pardon and a diplomatic solution," said Yang Moo-jin, a professor at Seoul's University of North Korean Studies.

He noted that a pardon can only be issued after a conviction and that the regime's courts were not about to find the reporters innocent, which would imply they were wrongly arrested.
Thoughts and prayers with their families . . . .

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