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Human Rights in Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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North Korea: Urgent need for accountability and cooperation ...
22 September 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 24/006/2014. 22 September 2014. Urgent need for accountability ...

Public Statement       ASA 24/006/2014

China: Further information: Families forcibly returned to North ...
11 September 2014

A group of around 29 people, including a one-year-old baby, were forcibly returned to North Korea in early August after being detained in China. It is ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/048/2014

Human rights for human dignity : A primer on economic, social ...
28 July 2014

This publication outlines some of the key features of economic, social and cultural rights. It presents an overview of these rights, outlines their scope and ...

Report       POL 34/001/2014

China: Families face forcible return to North Korea
28 July 2014

A group of around 29 people, including a one-year-old baby, are at risk of being forcibly returned to North Korea after being detained in China. If returned ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/039/2014

North Korea: The UN must respond to massive human rights ...
18 June 2014

Amnesty International urges the government of the DPRK to demonstrate what it claims to do. It must give every person currently under arbitrary detention ...

Document       ASA 24/005/2014

North Korea: End persecution of Christians after reports US ...
6 June 2014

North Korean authorities must release all those detained solely for their religious beliefs, said Amnesty International, following reports that an American ...

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Amnesty International | North Korea: End persecution of ...
6 June 2014

North Korean authorities must release all those detained solely for their religious beliefs, said Amnesty International, following reports that an American ...

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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 19th ...
17 April 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/012/2014

North Korea: The international community has given ...
31 March 2014

In this statement Amnesty International expresses concerns about human rights violations in the political prison camps including extrajudicial executions ...

Document       ASA 24/004/2014

North Korea: UN vote a positive step to end crimes against ...
28 March 2014

A key UN vote has sent a clear message to the North Korean government that those responsible for crimes against humanity must face justice, said Amnesty ...

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