Why does North Korea detain some US citizens?
North Korea has detained a number of US citizens in recent years. CNN's Ivan Watson looks at why.
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The North Korean national flag flutters at half mast at the North Korea embassy in Singapore on December 20, 2011.  North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il has died aged 69 of a heart attack, state media announced, plunging the nuclear-armed and deeply isolated nation into a second dynastic succession.       AFP PHOTO / SIMIN WANG (Photo credit should read SIMIN WANG/AFP/Getty Images)
Why does North Korea detain some US citizens?
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June 13, 2017; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Otto Warmbier, a 22-year-old college student detained and imprisoned in North Korea is carried off of an airplane at Lunken Airport in Cincinnati. Warmbier has reportedly been in a coma for the past 15 months. Mandatory credit: Sam Greene/The Enquirer via USA TODAY NETWORK  *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field **
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