North Korea

Human Rights in Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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North Korea: Nine teenagers forcibly returned to N. Korea
31 May 2013

Nine North Korean teenagers have been forcibly returned to North Korea where they are at serious risk of arbitrary detention, torture and other ill-treatment ...

Urgent Action       ASA 24/006/2013

Amnesty International | North Korea sentences US citizen to ...
2 May 2013

North Korea's Supreme Court in Pyongyang has reportedly sentenced a US national of Korean origin to 15 years of hard labour in the country's infamous ...

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Q&A: North Korea's human rights crisis | Amnesty International
9 April 2013

As tensions escalate on the Korean peninsula, Amnesty International answers key human rights questions.

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Democratic People's Republic of Korea: Oral intervention at ...
11 March 2013

Amnesty International welcomes the Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea ...

Document       ASA 24/007/2013

North Korea: UN Human Rights Council urged to set up ...
11 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI index: ASA 24/005/2013. 11 March 2013. North Korea: UN Human Rights ...

PressItem       ASA 24/005/2013

North Korea: New satellite images show blurring of political ...
7 March 2013

Since the ascension of Kim Jong Un as the leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) in December 2011, there have been no ...

Report       ASA 24/004/2013

North Korea: New images show blurring of prison camps and ...
7 March 2013

Analysis of new satellite images shows the North Korean government is blurring the lines between its political prison camps and the surrounding population ...

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Amnesty International | North Korea: New images show ...
7 March 2013

Analysis of new satellite images shows the North Korean government is blurring the lines between its political prison camps and the surrounding population ...

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國際特赦組織通訊 2012年7月/8月 第42卷 第4期
1 July 2012

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Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2012

Wire, July/August 2012. Vol. 42, issue 04
1 July 2012

1) The Agenda 2) Up front "They know they are being watched" 3) Bhopal: Carrying the torch 4) International Day of the Disappeared: "Our life without ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2012