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TODAY   |  May 15, 2013

American begins 15 years of hard labor in N. Korea

American tour operator Kenneth Bae has started his sentence of 15 years of hard labor in North Korea after being accused of anti-government activities in the reclusive state. The U.S. State Department has demanded his immediate release.

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>>> an american accused of anti-government activities in north korea has started serving his sentence of 15 years at hard labor . korean-american tour group operator kenneth bay was arrested in november. north korea say he tried to smuggle inflammatory literature into the country.