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North Korea: Elderly prisoner's life at risk in North Korea ...
19 August 2010

An 84-year-old man, Jeong Sang-un, is believed to be detained in a political prison camp in North Korea after he was forcibly returned by the Chinese ...

Urgent Action       ASA 24/006/2010

North Korea: The crumbling state of health care in North Korea
15 July 2010

Nearly one million people died when famine hit the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) in the early 1990s. Today, food shortages ...

Report       ASA 24/001/2010

Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review ...
18 March 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 24/002/2010. 18 March 2010. Human Rights Council ...

Public Statement       ASA 24/002/2010

Le Fil. Décembre 2009 / Janvier 2010
1 December 2009

for activists and international members december 2009 / january 2010 volume 39 issue 006 migrants a new destination. ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2009

Amnesty International urges members of the General ...
18 November 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 18 November 2009. AI Index: IOR 41/031/2009. Amnesty International ...

Document       IOR 41/031/2009

Suggested recommendations to states considered in the sixth ...
1 October 2009

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of each of fifteen countries to be considered in the Universal ...

Document       IOR 41/028/2009

North Korea: South Korean national Mr Yu X released ...
13 August 2009

North Korean authorities released South Korean national Yu X ( his full name is deleted for safety reasons) on 13 August 2009, after nearly five months ...

Urgent Action       ASA 24/010/2009

Corea del Norte: El Derecho a la alimentación y la ...
2 August 2009

Corea del Norte: El Derecho a la alimentación y la observación de los derechos humanos.

Document       ASA 24/001/2009

North Korea: Torture, death penalty and abductions ...
2 August 2009

Approximately 200000 people are held in detention facilities in North Korea. Many are subjected to torture and other ill-treatment such as hard labour ...

Document       ASA 24/003/2009

Corea del Norte: Libertad de circulación, opinión y expresión.
2 August 2009

Corea del Norte: Libertad de circulación, opinión y expresión.

Document       ASA 24/002/2009