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Rodman angered by questions on North Korea rights

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Basketball star Dennis Rodman angrily refused to answer questions about an American compatriot jailed in North Korea on Tuesday, complaining that criticism of Pyongyang's rights record had overshadowed an exhibition game he has organized. 

Former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman of the US prepares to check in for his flight to North Korea at Beijing's international airport on January 6, 2014

The former professional basketball star plans to stage a game on Wednesday with several other former NBA players to mark the birthday of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.

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