North Korea Acknowledges US Soldier Travis King Ran Across Border, Says They Are Investigating

file image of American soldier Travis King during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul

North Korea in a brief statement addressed the defection of U.S. Army Private 2nd Class Travis King, an American soldier who dashed across across the demilitarized zone and into the communist nation some two weeks ago, officials revealed. “I can confirm that the [Democratic People’s Republic of Korea] has responded to United Nations Command, but I don’t have any substantial progress to read out,” […]