Dennis Rodman returns to North Korea

Dennis Rodman and Kim Jong-un renew their unlikely friendship during the American's five-day visit to North Korea.

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman has returned to North Korea to visit leader Kim Jong-un.

The 52-year-old caused a stir earlier this year when he revealed an unlikely friendship with the ruler, whom he described as "awesome".

According to North Korean news agency KCNA, Rodman embarked on a five-day tour of the country, although it is unclear if they discussed the fate of Kenneth Bae, an American missionary serving 15 years in a labour camp.

The report stated that Kim hosted a dinner for his guest, who said that the 29-year-old "really actually wants to change things" as relations with the United States remain poor.

In February, North Korea carried out a nuclear missile test as a warning to the US.

Share this article now:
Generic image of a locker room
Read Next:
Rodman: 'Kim Jong-un is awesome'
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand