the 13 North Korean defectors were
arrested in Vietnam in November are now in a safe location thanks to the help of
US diplomats The Wall Street Journal reported Friday local time that several
American diplomats intervened last month after news broke that true of the
defectors had tried to kill themselves after getting caught the diplomats
reportedly pressured Vietnam not to send the defectors back to North Korea or to
China the defectors are now said to be in a safe condition but their location
hasn’t been disclosed The Wall Street Journal said the South Korean government
was also involved in helping the defectors