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S. Korea to deport US man for trying to cross to North Korea<
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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea says it will deport an American man detained for allegedly attempting to cross the mine-strewn border into North Korea.
The man, about 59 and from Louisiana, was caught on Monday for entering a civilian-controlled area just south of the 4-kilometer (2 1/2-mile) -wide Demilitarized Zone without a special government approval. The DMZ serves as a de-facto border between the Kor ...