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Freed journalists leave N Korea

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Former US President Bill Clinton has left North Korea with the two journalists that had been found guilty of entering the country illegally.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-il issued a special pardon for the two previously detained US journalists, Laura Ling and Euna Lee.

Mr Clinton and the journalists boarded a plane bound for Los Angeles.

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