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North Korea: General Secretary Kim Jong Il should consider ...
7 October 1997

News Service 169/97. AI INDEX: ASA 24/12/97. 8 OCTOBER 1997. North Korea: General Secretary Kim Jong Il should consider ...

Press Release       ASA 24/012/1997

North Korea: The fate of those who flee: The case of Li song ...
5 October 1997

This is a quick Regional Action Network (KOTARAN 7/97), sent to coordinators for distribution to groups and it is sent to AI Sections for information. It ...

Report       ASA 24/011/1997

Japan & North Korea: Governments should be open on issue ...
4 September 1997

News Service 151/97. AI INDEX: ASA 02/01/97. 5 SEPTEMBER 1997. Japan and North Korea: Governments should be open ...

Press Release       ASA 02/001/1997

Death Penalty News March 1997
1 March 1997

1. United Nations calls for halt to executions; 2. Council of Europe condemns Russia and Ukraine for continuing executions; 3. USA: American Bar ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/002/1997

Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea): Public ...
22 January 1997

This report contains converging testimonies from a variety of unconnected witnesses indicating that public executions have been carried out in North ...

Report       ASA 24/001/1997

North Korea: Public executions in North Korea
22 January 1997

AI INDEX: ASA 24/04/97News Service 07/97. EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 0001HRS GMT, 22/01/97MEDIA ADVISORY. ...

Press Release       ASA 24/004/1997

Democratic People's Republic of Korea/Russian Federation ...
8 September 1996

This report contains a number of recommendations to the North Korean and Russian authorities. Amnesty International asks the Russian authorities ...

Report       ASA 24/006/1996

North Korea / Russian Federation: North Korean shot dead at ...
5 June 1996

News Service 103/96. AI INDEX: ASA 24/05/96. 6 JUNE 1996. RUSSIAN FEDERATION/DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC ...

Press Release       ASA 24/005/1996

Russian Federation: Refoulement of Lee Yen Sen: fear for ...
1 February 1996

Lee Yen Sen, a North Korean citizen, was returned by the Russian authorities to North Korea in September 1995. AI is concerned that he may face ill ...

Report       EUR 46/006/1996

North Korea: Secrecy of government hides real situation to ...
20 December 1995

News Service 247/95. AI INDEX: ASA 24/15/95. EMBARGOED UNTIL 0001 HRS GMT 20 DECEMBER 1995. DEMOCRATIC ...

Press Release       ASA 24/015/1995