Dennis Rodman befriends Kim Jong-un

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In this image released by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) and distributed by the Korea News Service, former NBA star Dennis Rodman, third right, walks by the base of the Tower of the Juche Idea in Pyongyang in North Korea Friday, March 1, 2013.  Ending his unexpected round of basketball diplomacy in North Korea on Friday, ex-NBA star  Rodman called leader Kim Jong Un an "awesome guy" and said his father and grandfather were "great leaders." (AP Photo/KCNA via KNS) JAPAN OUT UNTIL 14 DAYS AFTER THE DAY OF TRANSMISSION

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Dennis Rodman, former NBA star, said he returned from North Korea with a message from its leader Kim Jong-un for President Barack Obama - "call me. "Korea's KCNA reported that a mixed basketball game of visiting U.S. basketball players and North Korean players was held at Ryugyong Jong Ju Yong Gymnasium on February 28.

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