"Although we had no reason at all to show mercy to such a criminal of the enemy state, we provided him with medical treatments and care with all sincerity on humanitarian basis until his return to the USA, considering that his health got worse", the spokesman said.
The state-run media in North Korea denied that they treated Warmbier cruelly, and the regime led by Dictator Kim Jong-Un stated that Warmbier's coma was caused by a combination of botulism and a sleeping pill - a claim that his parents have rejected.
Warmbier, who was imprisoned on charges that he attempted to steal a propaganda banner while touring North Korea, was already in a coma by the time the hermit kingdom's officials returned him to the United States last week. The South Korean president, a strong ally of the US, said that the North is heavily responsible for Warmbier's death. "I know being there had something to do with it", Volo told ABC News on Friday.
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"Unfortunately, the very bad, torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today", Fred Warmbier said while announcing his son's death. Volo referred to Warmbier's release as a "type of good faith" needed "if we're ever going to do some type of future sports relations".
He told Strahan, "I was just so happy to see the kid released".
The unnamed North Korean spokesperson said that the Obama administration was to blame for not intervening on Warmbier's behalf sooner, calling Warmbier a "victim of policy of 'strategic patience'".
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Former NBA star Dennis Rodman said, "People don't see ... the good side about that country", when discussing his recent trip to North Korea with ABC's "Good Morning America" on Friday. No one knew that. "Dennis Rodman had nothing to do with Otto", he said in a June 15 press conference, as reported by The Los Angeles Times. We jumped up and down ...
As for North Korea itself?
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