North Korea says arrests defector who worked as South Korea agent

North Korea on Friday paraded a defector accused of involvement in a child abduction plot masterminded by South Korean agents.

AFP| Updated: Jul 15, 2016, 09:29 AM IST

Seoul: North Korea on Friday paraded a defector accused of involvement in a child abduction plot masterminded by South Korean agents.

In a carefully stage-managed press conference in Pyongyang, Ko Hyon-Chol, 53, "confessed" to attempting to kidnap two North Korean girl orphans and bring them to the South.