American Released From North Korea Flies Home on US Jet

Jeffrey Fowle, 56, was being held on charges of leaving a Bible at a nightclub.
1:29 | 10/21/14

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Jeffrey Fallon American held by North Korea he's on his way home we certainly welcome the decision. From the DP RK to release him. Fowler 56 year old father of three from Ohio was in North Korea on vacation this break part of the core group. Today he was arrested and accused of carrying out hostile acts against the country leaving a Bible at a hotel. Christian evangelism is considered a client in North Korea. Stanley insisted he was not an admission. Tell spoke to eight PTV in August. Apologize. People under that State's her. Carly hey I'm here is helping get. That help came today when foul was picked up in the North Korean capital Pyongyang by US military plane. The department defense was able to provide transportation. Mr. fold in time for an specified by. At the DP RK but beyond that officials would not say much more about his release in return. Not going to get into details about what that looks like in part saying because there's still two American air that we feel need to be immediately immediately released and returned. Those two Americans are Matthew Miller intended by sentenced respectively to six years and fifteen years hard labor for the same crying. Hostile acts against North Korea and again called a DP RK to immediately release them. The State Department says Geoffrey Fowler was and evaluated by a doctor and appears to be in good health. Karen Travers ABC news Washington.

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