Pastor freed from North Korean prison has landed in Canada, government says

From CTV - August 12, 2017

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. -- A Mississauga, Ont., pastor released from prison in North Korea this week has returned to Canada.

Family spokeswoman Lisa Pak says Hyeong Soo Lim had a "private reunion" with his family late Saturday morning.

Lim, a pastor with the Light Korean Presbyterian Church in Mississauga, had been serving a life sentence with hard labour for anti-state activities when the North Korean government released him on what it described as "sick bail".

Pak says Lim is currently resting, but will attend service at his church tomorrow.


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