Kim Dong Chul, center, a U.S. citizen detained in North Korea, is escorted to his trial Friday, April 29, 2016, in Pyongyang, North Korea. (AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon)
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North Korea Friday sentenced an ethnic Korean citizen of the United States to 10 years in prison.Kim Dong Chul had been detained in the North on suspicion of engaging in spying and stealing state secrets. North Korea's Supreme Court found Kim guilty of crimes and espionage and subversion of under Articles 60 and 64 of the North's criminal code.Kim's sentencing comes on the heels of a 15-year sentence handed down on Otto Warmbier, an American university student who the North says was engaged in anti-state activities while visiting the country as a tourist earlier this year.
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