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# Otto Warmbier

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North Korea billed US $2 million for imprisoned student's medical care
Otto Warmbier fell into a coma after apparently being tortured behind bars and died days after arriving back in the United States.
North Korea prisoner was blind, deaf, 'jerking violently' and howling when released, parents say
Fred and Cindy Warmbier said their son was tortured.
US to ban travel to North Korea in the coming weeks
Relationships with North Korea have been strained since it successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile.
North Korea says it is the 'biggest victim' in US student's death
Otto Warmbier had been in a coma since shortly after he was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for allegedly stealing a poster.
Bagpiper plays 'Going Home' as US student who was detained in North Korea laid to rest
“It doesn’t feel real yet,” a school mate said at the funeral.
'It's a brutal regime': Trump condemns North Korea after imprisoned US student's death
Otto Warmbier was released last week after nearly 18 months in detention in the country.
The American student who was released from North Korea last week has died
Otto Warmbier had returned to the US last week after more than 17 months in prison.
'There is no excuse': Detained US student suffered 'extensive' brain damage in North Korea
He was arrested for allegedly taking a poster from a North Korean hotel.
Dennis Rodman's gifts for Kim Jong-un include Trump's book and a mermaid puzzle
He also gave a copy of Where’s Waldo? The Totally Essential Travel Collection, two sets of soap and two autographed jerseys.
US student who fell into coma while imprisoned in North Korea returned home
The State Department says Dennis Rodman’s visit “had nothing to do with the release”.
US student released from North Korea prison in a coma
Warmbier’s parents were told their son was given a sleeping pill soon after his trial in March last year but never woke up.
US student sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for stealing North Korean poster
Otto Warmbier, 21, was arrested for removing a political banner from a Pyongyang hotel.