Australian student released from North Korea says he’s ‘very good’

Australian student Alek Sigley, 29, who was detained in North Korea, arrives at Beijing international airport in Beijing, China, July 4, 2019, in this photo taken by Kyodo. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS

SYDNEY/TOKYO (Reuters) – An Australian student who was detained in North Korea was freed and safely left the country on Thursday, arriving in Tokyo via Beijing later the same day after Swedish officials helped broker his release. Alek Sigley, 29, who was studying in the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, had been missing since June 25. […]

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