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#Otto Warmbier

# otto-warmbier - Thursday 25 April, 2019

North Korea billed US $2 million for imprisoned student's medical care
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# Otto Warmbier

North Korea billed US $2 million for imprisoned student's medical care

Apr 25th 2019, 10:30 PM 26,825 Views 28 Comments

Otto Warmbier fell into a coma after apparently being tortured behind bars and died days after arriving back in the United States.

# otto-warmbier - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

North Korea prisoner was blind, deaf, 'jerking violently' and howling when released, parents say
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# Otto Warmbier

North Korea prisoner was blind, deaf, 'jerking violently' and howling when released, parents say

Sep 27th 2017, 8:55 AM 37,528 Views 97 Comments

Fred and Cindy Warmbier said their son was tortured.

# otto-warmbier - Friday 21 July, 2017

US to ban travel to North Korea in the coming weeks
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# Banned

US to ban travel to North Korea in the coming weeks

Jul 21st 2017, 10:14 AM 11,085 Views 32 Comments

Relationships with North Korea have been strained since it successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile.

# otto-warmbier - Friday 23 June, 2017

North Korea says it is the 'biggest victim' in US student's death
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# Otto Warmbier

North Korea says it is the 'biggest victim' in US student's death

Jun 23rd 2017, 3:40 PM 28,839 Views 60 Comments

Otto Warmbier had been in a coma since shortly after he was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for allegedly stealing a poster.

# otto-warmbier - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Bagpiper plays 'Going Home' as US student who was detained in North Korea laid to rest
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# Otto Warmbier

Bagpiper plays 'Going Home' as US student who was detained in North Korea laid to rest

Jun 22nd 2017, 9:45 PM 20,200 Views 39 Comments

“It doesn’t feel real yet,” a school mate said at the funeral.

# otto-warmbier - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

'It's a brutal regime': Trump condemns North Korea after imprisoned US student's death
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# Otto Warmbier

'It's a brutal regime': Trump condemns North Korea after imprisoned US student's death

Jun 20th 2017, 8:39 AM 19,436 Views 45 Comments

Otto Warmbier was released last week after nearly 18 months in detention in the country.

# otto-warmbier - Monday 19 June, 2017

The American student who was released from North Korea last week has died
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# Otto Warmbier

The American student who was released from North Korea last week has died

Jun 19th 2017, 9:55 PM 66,618 Views 81 Comments

Otto Warmbier had returned to the US last week after more than 17 months in prison.

# otto-warmbier - Friday 16 June, 2017

'There is no excuse': Detained US student suffered 'extensive' brain damage in North Korea
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# Otto Warmbier

'There is no excuse': Detained US student suffered 'extensive' brain damage in North Korea

Jun 16th 2017, 7:47 AM 37,319 Views 29 Comments

He was arrested for allegedly taking a poster from a North Korean hotel.

# otto-warmbier - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Dennis Rodman's gifts for Kim Jong-un include Trump's book and a mermaid puzzle
# Art Of The Deal
# Art Of The Deal

Dennis Rodman's gifts for Kim Jong-un include Trump's book and a mermaid puzzle

Jun 15th 2017, 8:29 AM 16,647 Views 14 Comments

He also gave a copy of Where’s Waldo? The Totally Essential Travel Collection, two sets of soap and two autographed jerseys.

# otto-warmbier - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

US student who fell into coma while imprisoned in North Korea returned home
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# Otto Warmbier

US student who fell into coma while imprisoned in North Korea returned home

Jun 14th 2017, 11:49 AM 17,926 Views 10 Comments

The State Department says Dennis Rodman’s visit “had nothing to do with the release”.

# otto-warmbier - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

US student released from North Korea prison in a coma
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# 15 Year Sentence

US student released from North Korea prison in a coma

Jun 13th 2017, 5:10 PM 45,468 Views 55 Comments

Warmbier’s parents were told their son was given a sleeping pill soon after his trial in March last year but never woke up.

# otto-warmbier - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

US student sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for stealing North Korean poster
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# Otto Warmbier

US student sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for stealing North Korean poster

Mar 16th 2016, 9:22 AM 39,151 Views 80 Comments

Otto Warmbier, 21, was arrested for removing a political banner from a Pyongyang hotel.