5. American released by NK arrives home

  • Jeffrey Fowle, U.S citizen held in North Korea since May, has returned home.
  • Fowle arrived Wright Patterson Air Force base in Ohio early this morning; U.S plane flew Fowle out of North Korea and back to the U.S via Guam. 
  • US State Department said it was up to NK to explain why Fowle was released. 
  • Fowle was arrested and detained in May for supposedly leaving a bible in a nightclub.