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Human Rights in Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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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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Amnesty International | North Korea: UN vote a positive step to ...
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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North Korea: The Human Rights Council must take action to ...
3 March 2014

Amnesty International welcomes the report of the Commission of Inquiry on human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The report presents ...

Document       ASA 24/003/2014

North Korea: UN Security Council must act on crimes against ...
17 February 2014

The United Nations Security Council must increase pressure on North Korea to address the horrific human rights situation in the country, Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | North Korea: UN Security Council must ...
17 February 2014

The United Nations Security Council must increase pressure on North Korea to address the horrific human rights situation in the country, Amnesty ...

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