As tens of thousands gather in Seoul to mourn the death of the former president, his 'Sunshine policy' is breathing life into fresh North-South talks.
The Hyundai engineer, who has been held since March, was released after the company's chairwoman traveled to Pyongyang Monday.
Laura Ling and Euna Lee wanted to generate discussion about 'important issues.' By returning to the US today, they have.
Senior official Choe Sung-chol was reportedly put to death for accepting bribes.
North Korea focused on labor rates in joint industrial complex, while South Korea sought freedom for jailed worker.