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Obama 'grateful' for release of Bae and Miller by North Korea

US President Barack Obama has welcomed the release of two American men detained in North Korea.

Matthew Todd Miller, 24, and Kenneth Bae, 46, had been sentenced to hard labour by the secretive state.

The president said he was "grateful" for the outcome and praised the work of the Director of National Intelligence, James Clapper, in securing their release.

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