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North Korea: New information about political prisoners
31 May 1994

This report contains new information concerning 58 people reported to be detained for political offences in North Korea. The fate of many of those ...

Report       ASA 24/005/1994

North Korea: The death penalty
31 March 1994

This paper discusses AI's concern that the death penalty may be widely used in North Korea. The authorities claim that it is rarely used but have provided ...

Report       ASA 24/001/1994

1994 International Women's Action: appeal cases
1 January 1994

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Report       ACT 77/001/1994

Amnesty International News Service 135/93
17 October 1993

1. China: Forthcoming political trials in Beijing and other cities; 2. Bulgaria: Conscientious objectors may be prosecuted; 3. North Korea: Government ...

Report       NWS 11/135/1993

North Korea: Summary of Amnesty International's concerns
13 October 1993

Tens of thousands of people, including prisoners of conscience, have been detained since the 1960s under various forms of arbitrary detention, according ...

Report       ASA 24/003/1993

Amnesty International News Service 124/93
3 October 1993

1. Israel and the Occupied Territories: Chairman Arafat affirms Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) commitment to human rights. 2. North Korea: ...

Report       NWS 11/124/1993

North Korea: Prisoners of conscience: the Shibata family
30 September 1993

Shibata Kozo, a Japanese national, who is now 62-years-old if he is still alive, has been imprisoned as a prisoner of conscience since October 1964. ...

Report       ASA 24/004/1993

Amnesty International News, October 1993. Vol.23, No. 10
30 September 1993


Newsletter       NWS 21/007/1993

Amnesty International News, October 1993. Vol.23, No.7.
30 September 1993

1. North Korea: Evidence of systematic abuses emerges. 2. Tunisia: Deaths in custody linked to torture. 3. The former USSR: Homosexual sex ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/007/1993

North Korea: Government replies to Amnesty International's ...
30 September 1993

The North Korean authorities on 14 October commented on an Amnesty International report entitled "North Korea: Summary of Amnesty International's ...

Report       ASA 24/006/1993