Otto Warmbier

U.S. court orders North Korea to pay $501 million in U.S. student's death

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 06:10 GMT

A U.S. court on Monday ordered Pyongyang to pay $501 million in damages for the torture and death of U.S. college student Otto Warmbier.

Parents sue N. Korea, saying Warmbier 'tortured and murdered'

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 - 11:20 GMT

The parents of U.S. college student Otto Warmbier sued North Korea on Thursday over their son's death in 2017 following his release from captivity there.

N. Korea scraps air show as sanctions tighten: reports

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 - 11:19 GMT

North Korea has cancelled this year's Wonsan Air Show, travel agents said Monday.

US bans travel to North Korea after Warmbier death

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 12:30 GMT

US will bar Americans from travelling to North Korea in the coming weeks a month after a US student Otto Warmbier, died following his imprisonment by Pyongyang.

US confirms NKorean ICBM launch while Kim taunts Washington

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 - 10:08 GMT

North Korea has test launched an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time

Funeral to be held for US student imprisoned by N. Korea

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 - 08:49 GMT

Otto Warmbier, the US college student imprisoned for more than a year by North Korea and sent back home in a coma that proved fatal.

Tillerson urges China to put more pressure on N. Korea

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 - 08:43 GMT

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday urged Chinese officials to apply greater diplomatic.

Warmbier travel agency stops North Korea trips for Americans

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 - 11:02 GMT

The tour agency that took US student Otto Warmbier to Pyongyang said Tuesday.