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North Korea Releases Detained Australian Student

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7Dnews London - Reuters

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 04:38 GMT

An Australian student has safely left the country after being released from detention in North Korea, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday July 4th.

Alek Sigley, 29, went missing last week, according to Reuters.

"Mr Alek Sigley has been released from detention in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea," Morrison told Parliament, referring to North Korea by its official name. 

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