North Korean Escapees, Congressman Engel in 11th-Hour Plea to EX-NBAers to Boycott Basketball Game in North Korea - Game Organized By Dennis Rodman to Celebrate Kim Jong Uh's Birthday Jan 8th

North Korean Escapees joined by Congressman Engel urging all ex-NBAers not to participate in upcoming game in Pyonyang honoring North Korean dictator.

WHO: The Simon Wiesenthal Center is convening a press conference with Congressman Eliot Engel, ranking Minority Member of the Hpuse Foreign Affiars Committee, along with North Korean escapees, Suzanne Scholte, the Chair of the Washington DC-based North Korean Freedom Coalition and Rabbi Abraham Cooper, Associate Dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center.

WHERE: Museum of Tolerance New York
226 East 42nd Street

New York, NY 10017 (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues) 212.697.1180

WHEN: 12:15 pm  •  Monday •  January 6, 2014