September 25, 2020

15 Russians, two South Koreans detained by North Korean authorities

Fishing vessel crew being held at Wonsan hotel, statement says

Update at 1630 KST: This article has been updated to include a response from the South Korean government

15 Russians and two South Koreans were last week detained by North Korean authorities and remain in custody, Russia's embassy in Pyongyang and the South Korean government confirmed on Wednesday.