North Korea has sentenced the two US journalists to 12 years HARD labor.
The Obama administration said it would pursue "all possible channels" to win the release of Laura Ling and Euna Lee, reporters for former Vice President Al Gore's San Francisco-based Current Tv media venture.
There are fears Pyongyang is using the women as bargaining chips as the U.N. debates a new resolution to punish the country for its defiant May 25th atomic test and as North Korea seeks to draw Washington into direct negotiations.
I have to say this.
1. Of course North Korea is using this as a bargaining tool.
2. Did they not know the danger involved ?
They are in our thoughts and prayers.............