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North Korea says jailed California man sought to be 'second Snowden'
North Korea says jailed California man sought to be 'second Snowden'

The California man who was sentenced to prison in North Korea last week deliberately sought to get arrested so he could meet another American imprisoned in the country, negotiate for his release and ultimately expose “the ‘human rights situation” in the country after leaving jail, the nation’s state-run news agency said Saturday. Matthew Todd Miller, 25, of Bakersfield was sentenced to six years of hard labor at a trial Sept. 14 in Pyongyang, the North Korean capital. Although the state-run Korean Central News Agency said Miller was part of the “U.S. anti-DPRK human-rights campaign,” the agency’s description of Miller’s behavior seemed to...

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