Washington's ban on US citizens travelling to North Korea came into force on Friday, with the two countries at loggerheads over Pyongyang's weapons ambitions. The measure was imposed following the death of student Otto Warmbier, 22, in June, a few days after he was sent home in a mysterious coma following more than a year in prison in the North. Show More Summary
While nearly two-thirds of Americans view North Korea as a “serious threat” and most would rather vacation literally anywhere else following the death of college student Otto Warmbier, Chinese adventure-seekers are visiting the North in ever-greater numbers, according to Reuters. Show More Summary
In response to the death of Otto Warmbier.
A couple of weeks ago I wrote about how the US was planning on banning tourism to North Korea. This came after Otto Warmbier died a few weeks ago, after having been held in captivity in North Korea for several months. He returned to the US in a coma, and died just days later. Show More Summary
The measure has been taken following the death of U.S. tourist Otto Warmbier.
American passports will not be valid for travel in, through, or to North Korea, after the death of college student Otto F. Warmbier
One month after Trump's ominously tweeted in the aftermath of Otto Warmbier's death, that while he greatly appreciates the efforts of President Xi & China to help with North Korea, "it has not worked out", confirming that the post Mar-A-Lago...Show More Summary
This week’s issue of TIME features a story about President Trump’s efforts to free U.S. citizens held captive abroad. The death of Otto Warmbier, a college student from Ohio, just days after he was released from a North Korean prison with devastating brain injuries, made news in June. Other cases remain. Three Americans are still…
OTTO WARMBIER NOT AVAILABLE FOR ENDORSEMENT: North Korea launches new online tourism site.
James left North Korea this year with smuggled currency, stamps and a poster of “the great leader,” Kim Il Sung, that he bought on the black market. Months later, James’s fellow American, Otto Warmbier, died after suffering from a mysterious brain injury while in detention in North Korea, accused of stealing a propaganda poster from a hotel. Show More Summary
Americans hankering for a drink at the Pyongyang beer festival or to run the city marathon in October are set to be sorely disappointed by a proposed US government ban on tourism to North Korea. The ban, which is expected to come into...Show More Summary
Warmbier died days after being released from North Korea and returning home in a vegetative state.
Last month, American student Otto Warmbier was repatriated from North Korea after being accused of stealing a propaganda banner from the hotel his group was staying at in Pyongyang. He
In the wake of the death of U.S. student Otto Warmbier, the U.S. will impose a ban on travel to North Korea. It is expected to become effective in about a month. Koryo Tours and Young Pioneer Tours, the two largest travel companies that arrange travel from the U.S. Show More Summary
The Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier, reports the AP. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has decided to impose a "geographic travel restriction" for North Korea, which would make it illegal to use US passports to enter...
The Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea, U.S. officials said Friday, following the death of university student Otto Warmbier who died in June after falling into a coma in a North Korean prison. Continue reading ? The post U.S. to ban Americans from traveling to North Korea, officials report appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The United States will bar Americans from travelling to North Korea in the coming weeks, travel agencies said Friday, a month after a US tourist, student Otto Warmbier, died following his imprisonment by Pyongyang. China-based YoungShow More Summary
The U.S. is set to ban travel to North Korea according to two tour companies, including the one that arranged American citizen Otto Warmbier’s trip to the country. Young Pioneer Tours, a China-based travel agent, made headlines in June following the death of Warmbier after he returned from North...
U.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier who passed away after falling into a … Click to Continue »