Ex-NBA star Rodman heads for N. Korea despite execution of leader's uncle (30)

Yonhap News Agency 2013.12.19 08:10
BEIJING, Dec. 19 (Yonhap) - Former NBA star Dennis Rodman left for North Korea on Thursday, making his third trip to the reclusive state this year, unaffected by last week's shocking execution of leader Kim Jong-un's uncle. Upon arrival at the Beijing airport, Rodman told reporters that his visit is aimed at training the North's basketball team.
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