• Student Imprisoned In North Korea, Who Returned To The U.S. Last Week, Dies At 22

    4 monthes ago - By Refinery29

    Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week, died Monday afternoon. He was 22. The family announced his death in a statement released by UC Health Systems, saying, "It is our sad duty to report that our son, Otto Warmbier, has completed his journey home. Surrounded by his loving family, Otto died today at 2:20pm." The family thanked the University of Cincinnati Medical Center for treating him but said, "Unfortunately, the awful torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was...
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  • Student dies after being detained for a year in North Korea

    Student dies after being detained for a year in North Korea

    4 monthes ago - By Dazed Digital

    An American student who was detained for 17 months in North Korea has died. Otto Warmbier, 22, was returned to the US last week after a year spent in North Korea after he was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for attempting to steal a propaganda sign from a hotel.
    “It is our sad duty to report that our son, Otto Warmbier, has completed his journey home. Surrounded by his loving family, Otto died today at 2:20pm,” a statement from the family said. “Unfortunately, the awful torturous...
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  • N. Korean Prisoner Otto Warmbier Dead at 22

    N. Korean Prisoner Otto Warmbier Dead at 22

    4 monthes ago - By TMZ

    Otto Warmbier - the U.S. citizen who was just released by North Korea - died Monday in Cincinnati. Otto was in a coma when N. Korea set him free last week. He'd been at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center since then. He was surrounded by...
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