North Korean court sentences Toronto pastor to life in prison

December 16, 2015 7:21 AM

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Hyeon Soo Lim, who pastors the Light Korean Presbyterian Church in Toronto, was given the sentence for what court called crimes against the state after a brief trial.

PYONGYANG, KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF—North Korea’s Supreme Court sentenced a Toronto pastor to life in prison with hard labour on Wednesday for what it called crimes against the state.

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