Retired finance executive Merrill Newman is seen in this file photo taken in Palo Alto, California in 2005. Newman, 85, who has been detained in North Korea on charges of "hostile acts" against the ... more 
Retired finance executive Merrill Newman is seen in this file photo taken in Palo Alto, California in 2005. Newman, 85, who has been detained in North Korea on charges of "hostile acts" against the state, has been deported on humanitarian grounds because he has admitted to his wrongdoing and apologized according to North Korean officials. REUTERS/Nicholas Wright /Palo Alto Weekly (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS) NO SALES. NO ARCHIVES. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS less 
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