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NEW Video Released by #BringBaeBack

  

Kenneth Bae’s family has released a video marking two year anniversary of his detainment in North Korea.  The video offers a unique insight into what it is like for a mother who struggles to find the right word, saying  “This month, I tried to write a letter to my son Kenneth. I could not continue after I wrote, ‘My dear son. Through my letters in the past, I encouraged him to be patient and that help is coming soon, but how could I keep telling him after two years, the same words?”

 “How could I keep telling him after two years, the same words?” – Bae’s Mother

Major news outlets reported the release of this video and social media was buzzing with the hashtag #BringBaeBack.

Kenneth Bae’s case in North Korea is an important ShowTrial to understand for a number of reasons, not least of which are the impediments to direct negotiations that have directly impacted this case and others like it.