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Canadian pastor released by North Korea lands safely in Ontario

Canadian pastor released by North Korea lands safely in Ontario
From Global News - 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.

READ MORE:Canadian pastor on his way home after years in North Korea prison, family says

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

The federal government says its celebrating Lims long-awaited return to Canada.

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