The FBI has disrupted a ring of North Koreans posing as American IT workers to help fund Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons program.
The recent delivery included more than 1,000 containers of military equipment and munitions, White House National Security Council Coordinator John Kirby said.
A source cited by the AP said he was handed over to U.S. authorities in China.
The North Korean dictator’s visit to Russia threatens “deeply troubling” consequences for the U.S., experts say.
The dictator is making his first foreign trip in four years as Russian President Vladimir Putin seeks ammo for the war in Ukraine war.
Russian lawmakers and pro-Kremlin news stars have taken to live television to bet on the next international crisis Putin is eyeing after Ukraine.
A state news agency reported that Travis King felt compelled to cross the Korean border last month partly because he “was disillusioned at the unequal American society.”