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Kerry calls for N. Korea to free Bostonian

Activist was sentenced to eight years hard labor

Aijalon Mahli Gomes moved from Mattapan to South Korea. Aijalon Mahli Gomes moved from Mattapan to South Korea.
By James F. Smith
Globe Staff / April 8, 2010

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>Aijalon Mahli Gomes quickly outgrew his Mattapan roots, moving to South Korea in his late 20s to teach English — and then brazenly crossing the border to challenge one of the world’s most forbidding dictatorships.

He may pay a severe price. (Full article: 729 words)

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