North Korea Finds Two US Journalists Guilty of Unspecified “Grave Crime,” Sentence: 12 Years Hard Labor

Horrible news for the families of Current TV correspondents Euna Lee and Laura Ling: North Korea’s highest court has ruled that the two journalists are ‘guilty of illegal entry,’ and will be sentenced to 12 years hard labor. The women were arrested in March while working on a story near the border between North Korea and China.

NKorea sentences 2 US journalists to 12 years jail (AP)
Reporters get 12-year terms in NKorea (CNN)

(Via Boing Boing.)

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