Last week, Sessions criticized a federal judge's ruling in Hawaii that blocked the Trump administration's immigration ban.
It was here, in an apartment in the Israeli city of Ashkelon, that officials say a Israeli-American Jewish teenager wrecked havoc across America.
The Swedish Embassy in Pyongyang said it was aware of a Korean-American citizen being detained recently, but could not comment further.
A spokesman for the North Korean foreign ministry accused Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop of spouting "a string of rubbish against the DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea)."
More than 60,000 polling stations opened amid tight security across the country on Sunday, following an attack in Paris on Thursday which left a police officer dead.