White House: Release of U.S. Citizen Imprisoned in North Korea ‘A Big Priority’ for Trump

US student Otto Frederick Warmbier has been sentenced in North Korea to 15 years hard labour for crimes against the state
American officials have confirmed that the release of Otto Warmbier, a U.S. citizen imprisoned in a labor camp in North Korea for "hostile acts" against the communist state, resulted from high-level diplomacy and was "a big priority" for President Donald Trump.