North Korea

Dennis Rodman Back in North Korea, Training National Basketball Team

Preparing for an exhibition game to mark Kim Jong Un's birthday


Former NBA star Dennis Rodman arrived here Thursday on a third visit to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).

Rodman, accompanied by a documentary crew, is expected to help train the country's national basketball team for a Jan. 8 exhibition game in Pyongyang marking the birthday of DPRK's top leader Kim Jong Un.