Family of Kenneth Bae: 'We are pleased that Rev. [Jesse] Jackson has agreed to undertake a humanitarian mission to seek Kenneth's release, if granted permission to do so from the DPRK' - statement via @NBCNews
Statement from family of American detained in North Korea on Dennis Rodman's visits: 'He is playing games with my brother's life. There is no diplomacy, only games, and at my brother's expense' - via @NBCNews
Kenneth Bae (born Pae Jun Ho; born August 1, 1968) is a Korean-American Evangelical Christian Missionary convicted by North Korea on charges of planning to overthrow the North Korean government, including setting up bases in China for the purpose of toppling the North Korean government. In April 2013, he was sentenced to 15 years of imprisonment.