Otto Frederick Warmbier (December 12, 1994 – June 19, 2017) was an American university student who, while visiting North Korea as a tourist in January 2016, was arrested and sentenced to 15 years imprisonment with hard labor after being convicted of trying to steal a propaganda poster from his hotel.
Officials in North Korea say Warmbier took a poster down from a staff-only floor of the hotel he was staying in.
An exclusive report putting perspective on the week's most important developments. SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 15 (UPI) --An American missionary once sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea says it's highly possible that college student Otto ... www.bing.com
Listen Listening... 0:42 Two days after Wyoming High School graduate Otto Warmbier landed in Cincinnati on a medically equipped plane from North Korea, his father spoke to the media. Fred Warmbier says he is feeling "relief now that Otto is home in the ... www.bing.com
The U.S. also previously slapped sanctions on a Chinese bank, one other company, and two people in late June — shortly after the death of North Korean prisoner and UVA student Otto Warmbier — also for those institutions’ and individuals’ links to ... www.bing.com
They included secret talks that led to the release of Otto Warmbier, the American student detained in North Korea who was released by the regime in a coma and later died in the United States. A State Department spokesperson declined to comment to CNBC this ... www.bing.com
Malice said he used to recommend visiting North Korea because it is “absolutely fascinating and impossible to describe,” but no longer does so because of rising tensions and the death of American tourist Otto Warmbier. “It was legal. Anyone could go. www.bing.com
Russia’s hacking of the U.S. election. The disappearance of Natalee Holloway in Aruba. North Korea’s treatment of Otto Warmbier in prison. The leaking of the Panama Papers. What was the cause of a rare spat between Australia and New Zealand? www.bing.com
And are there redeeming features that make it worthwhile? First, let’s understand what dark tourism is. In January 2016, Otto Warmbier, an American college student, was arrested in Pyongyang, North Korea, for allegedly stealing a political propaganda poster. www.bing.com
But North Korea somehow feels as close as ever. The television news carries a constant drumbeat of stories: Pyongyang's increasingly advanced missile tests, and nuclear threats; the death of Otto Warmbier, a 22 year-old American college student ... www.bing.com
Another American, college student Otto Warmbier, was released in June in a coma and died shortly after his arrival in the United States. A Canadian pastor who was imprisoned for more than two years was released last week. 2:30 p.m. Guam officials are ... www.bing.com
Another American, college student Otto Warmbier, was released in June in a coma and died shortly after his arrival in the United States. A Canadian pastor who was imprisoned for more than two years was released last week. Guam officials are taking the ... www.bing.com