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Vox Sentences: North Korea just released an American prisoner. Here's what you should know.

Dylan Matthews is a senior correspondent and head writer for Vox's Future Perfect section and has worked at Vox since 2014. He is particularly interested in global health and pandemic prevention, anti-poverty efforts, economic policy and theory, and conflicts about the right way to do philanthropy.

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A protest for Kenneth Bae, the longest-held American prisoner in North Korea, on February 16, 2014 in Seoul, South Korea. (Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

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Specialist doctor in infectious illnesses Jose Ramon Arribas (L) and specialist doctors in tropical medicine Fernando de la Calle (2L), Marta Arsuaga (2R) and Marta Mora (R) arrive to attend a press conference about the health of Ebola patient Teresa Romero at Carlos III hospital on October 21, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)


Mmmm McDonald's. (Jamie Rector/Getty Images)

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