North Korea releases detained US war veteran

North Korea on Saturday released a US veteran of the Korean War who had been detained in the country since October for what the Communist regime described as "hostile acts" against it.

‘US war veteran Merrill Newman supervised guerrillas in Korean War’

Merrill Newman, the 85-year-old US war veteran currently detained by North Korea, had supervised a South Korean guerrillas during the Korean War, ex-members of the group reportedly said.

A US war veteran dies by suicide every 80 mins

A study said military suicides have gone up since the beginning of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.