Merrill Newman

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U.S. vet who returned from North Korea says confession was coerced

The 85-year-old Korean War veteran from the U.S. who was detained for…


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US vet Merrill Newman, 85, home from North Korea

A tired but smiling 85-year-old U.S. veteran detained in North Korea for…


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Family: American detained in NKorea in good health

The family of an elderly U.S. tourist detained for more than a…


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Detained American has strong ties in vacation town

Perched among the rowboats at a wetlands sanctuary is a slick, fiberglass…

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